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Matt Redman - You Never Let Go



I'm trying to stay focused on all I can do, and not worry about what I cannot control. I cannot control the house situation. We have no buyers, and no renters. It is almost September. The mortgage will be paid for by our renter on September 1st. But in October we will start losing over 1 thousand Euros per month. That really hurts! Juergen has a time to show the house on Wednesday night, but so far no one wants to see it. I cannot do anything about it. So I will just continue to do all I can at home. Today I'm cleaning the basement. I'm at the mercy of God. But that is a good place to be. I need to remember that. I’m safe in his hands.

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