The Soft-heart

Blessings from Matthew 5:3-10 – Messages of the Soft-heart by the Mountainside, from the Author of the Soft-heart

VerseBlessing CharacterSoft-heart DesireFruit of the SpiritMessage Video
3Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of heavenTo LearnJoy, PeaceMarch 28
4Blessed those who mourn, for they will be comfortedTo ReconcileJoy, Peace, GoodnessMarch 28
5Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earthBe RespectfulPatience, Gentleness, Self ControlApril 11
6Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filledTo Please the FatherGoodness, FaithfulnessApril 18
7Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercyGenerosityKindness, Self ControlApril 25
8Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see GodAuthenticityGoodness, FaithfulnessMay 16
9Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of GodTo CollaboratePeace, Patience, Self ControlMay 23
May 30
10Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the Kingdom of heavenTo be God’s WitnessJoy, Patience, FaithfulnessJune 13

Soft-heart by the Mountainside – Detailed Mapping

VerseBlessing CharacterSoft-heart DesireFruit of the SpiritKingdom EncounterWorld’s PatternStorm to Build FaithHow to OvercomeScripture References
3Poor in SpiritTo LearnJoy, PeaceOur shortcoming being pointed outAuthoritative, self-reliant, diminish othersTake away our relianceSubmission over SubdueEph 5:21
1 Tim 6:17-19
Matt 15:21-28
4MournTo ReconcileJoy, Peace, GoodnessOthers show us offenses against themDefend, deny responsibilityTaste the fruits of our sinsRepentance over RationalizationGen 3:1-13
2 Sam 12:1-25
Jonah 1
5MeekBe RespectfulPatience, Gentleness, Self ControlOthers resisting reason and truthCutting arguments, threats and intimidationAnxiety, no satisfaction from our laboringWisdom over Reason2 Tim 2:22-26
Prov 1:20-33
6Hunger and Thirst for RighteousnessTo Please the FatherGoodness, FaithfulnessOffer “Vitamin A” without “Vitamin D”Not lose the opportunityExperience “lose our soul” in “Vitamin A”Nutrition over TasteGen 3:6
Matt 16:13-28
Matt 4:1-11
Matt 6:33
7MercifulGenerosityKindness, Self ControlFeel like being taken advantage ofContend for resources, protect territoryGetting swallowed by a fishGiving over Receiving2 Cor 9:6-1
Acts 20:35
Mal 3:6-12
Jonah 1
8Pure in HeartAuthenticityGoodness, FaithfulnessBenefit offered through short-cutEnd justifies the meansTaste the cost of expediencySincerity over Expediency1 Sam 24:1-22
Acts 4:32-5:11
9PeacemakerTo CollaboratePeace, Patience, Self ControlWork with others who offend usAvoid resolving offensesDiminished authority, fruitfulness, and satisfaction in our laborPatience over JustificationGen 1:26-27
Eph 4:11-16
Matt 7:3-5
Matt 18:15-20
10Persecuted for RighteousnessTo be God’s WitnessJoy, Patience, FaithfulnessWalk with others in their “road of the cross”Reject Vitamin D, reject those in Vitamin DGod reveals the blindness of our heartsRecognition over RejectionMatt 16:16-28
Matt 26:69-75
Luke 23:26
Matt 27:3-5