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Facing a Trial?

Andrew Murray famously related how he faced a time of trial in his own life:

First, He brought me here. It is by His will I am in this strait place: in that fact I will rest. 80 more words

Little Văn Describes the Dark Night of the Spirit

If there is one thing the Doctors of the Church, those great teachers of the Catholic Church, teach it’s this: Jesus came for us. All of us. 764 more words

Thoughts And Writings

The God of Consolations Brings Desolations for a Reason

The same God who made us desire virtues in our beginning, and who makes us practise them on all occurrences, he it is who takes from us the affection to virtues and all spiritual exercises, that with more tranquillity, purity, and simplicity, we should care for nothing but the divine Majesty’s good pleasure.
Saint Francis de Sales


Heart like a Flame, Breaths like Smoke

No matter what, I console myself with the thought that my heart is like the flame of the Lamp-God, and my difficult breaths are like the smoke of incense that rises in the sanctuary, for the pleasure of the good Jesus.

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On Wednesdays We Wear Face Masks (A Facial For All Skin Types)

On a Wednesday afternoon my skin starts to look a little desperate for some TLC. When it comes to skincare, my holy grail tip to keep things in check are face masks, they help a lot of different skin concerns including the texture of my skin (makeup will glide over my face so it’s easier to create a flawless base). 466 more words


City of Sao Paulo - Challenging the Driest Places on Earth

Let me introduce you to my home city, but maybe you know about it after the disastrous World Cup… ah well!

With the purpose of explaining the title, Sao Paulo is as close as you can get from the Tropic of Capricorn. 327 more words


Is Summer Swimming Drying Out Your Skin?

Ah summer. There is no better way to spend lazy hot days than lounging at the pool or beach with friends and family.

But what is all that summer swimming doing to your skin? 422 more words

Health & Wellness