To those who send him, a trustworthy messenger
is like the coolness of snow on a harvest day;
he refreshes the life of his masters.
Good news from a distant land
is like cold water to a parched throat.
I will bring a bit of bread so that you may strengthen yourselves. This is why you have passed your servant’s way. Later, you can continue on.”“Yes,” they replied, “do as you have said.”
1 Samuel 14:27
However, Jonathan had not heard his father make the troops swear the oath. He reached out with the end of the staff he was carrying and dipped it into the honeycomb. When he ate the honey, he had renewed energy.
1 Samuel 14:29
Jonathan replied, “My father has brought trouble to the land. Just look at how I have renewed energy because I tasted a little honey.
1 Samuel 16:23
Whenever the spirit from God troubled Saul, David would pick up his lyre and play, and Saul would then be relieved, feel better, and the evil spirit would leave him.
2 Samuel 16:14
Finally, the king and all the people with him arrived exhausted, so they rested there.
1 Kings 13:7
Then the king declared to the man of God, “Come home with me, refresh yourself, and I’ll give you a reward.”
and that, by God’s will, I may come to you with joy and be refreshed together with you.
2 Corinthians 7:13
For this reason we have been comforted.In addition to our comfort, we rejoiced even more over the joy Titus had, because his spirit was refreshed by all of you.
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains.
For I have great joy and encouragement from your love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you, brother.
Yes, brother, may I have joy from you in the Lord; refresh my heart in Christ.
1 Corinthians 16:18
For they have refreshed my spirit and yours. Therefore recognize such people.