Psalm 57, for instance, says:
Have mercy on me, God, have mercy on me. In you I seek shelter. In theAnd, of course, as we are reminded in today's office of readings, Mt. 11:28 says:
shadow of your wings I seek shelter till harm pass by. (v. 2)
"Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.
I'm reminded of the Buddhist discipline of taking refuge in the Buddha, the Dharma, and the Sanga so that one can become a refuge for others. Of course, in Christianity we take refuge in a person and never completely escape our dependence on that person.