Est 6:1-3 NKJV The King Honors Mordecai
That night the king could not sleep. So one was commanded to bring the book of the records of the chronicles; and they were read before the king. 2 And it was found written that Mordecai had told of Bigthana and Teresh, two of the king's eunuchs, the doorkeepers who had sought to lay hands on King Ahasuerus. 3 Then the king said, "What honor or dignity has been bestowed on Mordecai for this?"
Job 4:13-17 NKJV
13 In disquieting thoughts from the visions of the night,When deep sleep falls on men, 14 Fear came upon me, and trembling,Which made all my bones shake. 15 Then a spirit passed before my face;The hair on my body stood up. 16 It stood still,But I could not discern its appearance.A form was before my eyes;There was silence;Then I heard a voice saying: 17'Can a mortal be more righteous than God?Can a man be more pure than his Maker?
Job 33:15-18 NKJV
15 In a dream, in a vision of the night, When deep sleep falls upon men,
While slumbering on their beds, 16 Then He opens the ears of men,
And seals their instruction. 17 In order to turn man from his deed,
And conceal pride from man, 18 He keeps back his soul from the Pit,
And his life from perishing by the sword.
Ps 4:8 NKJV I will both lie down in peace, and sleep; For You alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.
Ps 13:3-6 NKJV Consider and hear me, O LORD my God; Enlighten my eyes,
Lest I sleep the sleep of death; 4 Lest my enemy say, "I have prevailed against him"; Lest those who trouble me rejoice when I am moved. 5 But I have trusted in Your mercy; My heart shall rejoice in Your salvation.
6 I will sing to the LORD, Because He has dealt bountifully with me.
Ps 44:23-24 NKJV Awake! Why do You sleep, O Lord? Arise! Do not cast us off forever. 24 Why do You hide Your face, and forget our affliction and our oppression?
Ps 78:65-66 NKJV Then the Lord awoke as from sleep, Like a mighty man who shouts because of wine. 66 And He beat back His enemies; He put them to a perpetual reproach.
Ps 78:65-66 KJV
65 Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleep, and like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine. 66 And he smote his enemies in the hinder parts: he put them to a perpetual reproach.
Ps 78:65-66 AMP
Then the Lord awakened as from sleep, as a strong man whose consciousness of power is heightened by wine. And He smote His adversaries in the back [as they fled]; He put them to lasting shame and reproach.
Ps 121:4-7 AMP Behold, He who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.
5 The Lord is your keeper; the Lord is your shade on your right hand [the side not carrying a shield]. [Isa 25:4.] 6 The sun shall not smite you by day, nor the moon by night. [Ps 91:5; Isa 49:10; Rev 7:16.] 7 The Lord will keep you from all evil; He will keep your life.
Ps 127:2 AMP It is vain for you to rise up early, to take rest late, to eat the bread of [anxious] toil--for He gives [blessings] to His beloved in sleep.
Ps 127:2 NKJV It is vain for you to rise up early, To sit up late, To eat the bread of sorrows; For so He gives His beloved sleep.
Prov 3:24-26 NKJV When you lie down, you will not be afraid; Yes, you will lie down and your sleep will be sweet. 25 Do not be afraid of sudden terror,
Nor of trouble from the wicked when it comes; 26 For the LORD will be your confidence, And will keep your foot from being caught.
Prov 4:16-17 NKJV For they do not sleep unless they have done evil; And their sleep is taken away unless they make someone fall. 17 For they eat the bread of wickedness, And drink the wine of violence.
Prov 6:4-5 NKJV Give no sleep to your eyes, Nor slumber to your eyelids.
5 Deliver yourself like a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, And like a bird from the hand of the fowler.
Prov 6:22-23 NKJV When you roam, they will lead you; When you sleep, they will keep you; And when you awake, they will speak with you. 23 For the commandment is a lamp, and the law a light; Reproofs of instruction are the way of life,
Eccl 5:12 NKJV The sleep of a laboring man is sweet,Whether he eats little or much; But the abundance of the rich will not permit him to sleep.
Eccl 8:16-17 NKJV
16 When I applied my heart to know wisdom and to see the business that is done on earth, even though one sees no sleep day or night, 17 then I saw all the work of God, that a man cannot find out the work that is done under the sun. For though a man labors to discover it, yet he will not find it; moreover, though a wise man attempts to know it, he will not be able to find it.
Song 5:2 NKJV
2 I sleep, but my heart is awake; It is the voice of my beloved! He knocks, saying, "Open for me, my sister, my love, My dove, my perfect one;
For my head is covered with dew, My locks with the drops of the night."
Isa 5:26-28 NKJV He will lift up a banner to the nations from afar, And will whistle to them from the end of the earth; Surely they shall come with speed, swiftly. 27 No one will be weary or stumble among them, No one will slumber or sleep; Nor will the belt on their loins be loosed, Nor the strap of their sandals be broken; 28 Whose arrows are sharp, And all their bows bent; Their horses' hooves will seem like flint,
Isa 29:9-11 NKJV The Blindness of Disobedience
Pause and wonder! Blind yourselves and be blind! They are drunk, but not with wine; They stagger, but not with intoxicating drink. 10 For the LORD has poured out on you the spirit of deep sleep, and has closed your eyes, namely, the prophets; and He has covered your heads, namely, the seers.
11 The whole vision has become to you like the words of a book that is sealed, which men deliver to one who is literate, saying, "Read this, please."
Jer 31:26 NKJV After this I awoke and looked around, and my sleep was sweet to me.
Ezek 34:25-26 NKJV "I will make a covenant of peace with them, and cause wild beasts to cease from the land; and they will dwell safely in the wilderness and sleep in the woods. 26 I will make them and the places all around My hill a blessing; and I will cause showers to come down in their season; there shall be showers of blessing.
Dan 2:1-3 NKJV Nebuchadnezzar's Dream
Now in the second year of Nebuchadnezzar's reign, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams; and his spirit was so troubled that his sleep left him. 2 Then the king gave the command to call the magicians, the astrologers, the sorcerers, and the Chaldeans to tell the king his dreams. So they came and stood before the king. 3 And the king said to them, "I have had a dream, and my spirit is anxious to know the dream."
Dan 6:18-19 NKJV Daniel Saved from the Lions
Now the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting; and no musicians were brought before him. Also his sleep went from him.
Matt 1:24 NKJV Then Joseph, being aroused from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord commanded him and took to him his wife,
Luke 22:46 NKJV Then He said to them, "Why do you sleep? Rise and pray, lest you enter into temptation."
1 Cor 15:50-53 NKJV Behold, I tell you a mystery: We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed — 52 in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed. 53 For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality.
Eph 5:14 NKJV Therefore He says: "Awake, you who sleep, Arise from the dead, and Christ will give you light."
1 Thess 5:5-10 NKJV Therefore let us not sleep, as others do, but let us watch and be sober. 7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk are drunk at night. 8 But let us who are of the day be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and as a helmet the hope of salvation. 9 For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, 10 who died for us, that whether we wake or sleep, we should live together with Him.
2 Cor 6:5-8 NKJV in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in sleeplessness, in fastings; 6 by purity, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Spirit, by sincere love, 7 by the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armor of righteousness on the right hand and on the left,
2 Cor 11:26-29 NKJV in weariness and toil, in sleeplessness often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness — 28 besides the other things, what comes upon me daily: my deep concern for all the churches. 29 Who is weak, and I am not weak? Who is made to stumble, and I do not burn with indignation?