God
Exodus 18:18
"You will certainly wear out both yourself and these people who are with you, because the task is too heavy for you. You can't do it alone.
Genesis 21:10-12
10
So she said to Abraham, "Drive out this slave with her son, for the son of this slave will not be a co-heir with my son Isaac!"
11
Now this was a very difficult thing for Abraham because of his son.
12
But God said to Abraham, "Do not be concerned about the boy and your slave. Whatever Sarah says to you, listen to her, because your offspring will be traced through Isaac.
1 Samuel 8:6
When they said, "Give us a king to judge us," Samuel considered their demand sinful, so he prayed to the LORD.
1 Samuel 8:7
But the LORD told him, "Listen to the people and everything they say to you. They have rejected you; they have rejected Me as their king.
1 Samuel 8:22
"Listen to them," the LORD told Samuel. "Appoint a king for them." Then Samuel told the men of Israel, "Each of you, go back to your city."
Acts 15:2
But after Paul and Barnabas had engaged them in serious argument and debate, they arranged for Paul and Barnabas and some others of them to go up to the apostles and elders in Jerusalem concerning this controversy.
Galatians 2:2
I went up because of a revelation and presented to them the gospel I preach among the Gentiles-- but privately to those recognized [as leaders]-- so that I might not be running, or have run, in vain.
and all this
Exodus 16:29
Understand that the LORD has given you the Sabbath; therefore on the sixth day He will give you two days' worth of bread. Each of you stay where you are; no one is to leave his place on the seventh day."
Genesis 18:33
When the LORD had finished speaking with Abraham, He departed, and Abraham returned to his place.
Genesis 30:25
After Rachel gave birth to Joseph, Jacob said to Laban, "Send me on my way so that I can return to my homeland.
2 Samuel 18:3
"You must not go!" the people pleaded. "If we have to flee, they will not pay any attention to us. Even if half of us die, they will not pay any attention to us because you are worth 10,000 of us. Therefore, it is better if you support us from the city."
2 Samuel 19:39
So all the people crossed the Jordan, and then the king crossed. The king kissed Barzillai and blessed him, and Barzillai returned to his home.
2 Samuel 21:17
But Abishai son of Zeruiah came to his aid, struck the Philistine, and killed him. Then David's men swore to him: "You must never again go out with us to battle. You must not extinguish the lamp of Israel."
Philippians 1:24
but to remain in the flesh is more necessary for you.
Philippians 1:25
Since I am persuaded of this, I know that I will remain and continue with all of you for your advancement and joy in the faith,