Zeb'ulun is a people that jeoparded their lives to the death; Naph'tali too, on the heights of the field.
for my father fought for you, and risked his life, and rescued you from the hand of Mid'ian;
And when I saw that you would not deliver me, I took my life in my hand, and crossed over against the Ammonites, and the LORD gave them into my hand; why then have you come up to me this day, to fight against me?"
1 Samuel 28:21
And the woman came to Saul, and saw that he was sore troubled, and said to him, Behold, thy bondmaid has hearkened to thy voice, and I have put my life in my hand, and have hearkened to thy words which thou spokest to me.
1 Samuel 19:5
for he put his life in hand, and smote the Philistine, and Jehovah wrought a great salvation for all Israel: thou didst see it, and didst rejoice; why then wilt thou sin against innocent blood, in slaying David without cause?
2 Samuel 23:17
And he said, Be it far from me, Jehovah, that I should do this thing! is it not the blood of the men that went at the risk of their lives? Therefore he would not drink it. These things did the three mighty men.
We have to get our bread at the risk of our lives, because of the sword of the wilderness.
men who have given up their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
(who for my life staked their own neck; to whom not I only am thankful, but also all the assemblies of the nations,)
because for the sake of the work he drew near even to death, venturing his life that he might fill up what lacked in your ministration toward me.
and they have overcome him by reason of the blood of the Lamb, and by reason of the word of their testimony, and have not loved their life even unto death.