In Bragança, Portugal, there stands the Sta Columbina Chapel, an amazing, contemporary-looking church designed by Luis Ferreira Rodrigues of Porto.

The Sta Columbina Chapel is one long rectangle of concrete that incorporates a sleek and simple aesthetic coupled with natural accents like interior wooden benches and railings. Click through the gallery to see photos of the Sta Columbina Chapel, courtesy of photographer Nelson Garrido.

Implications - A growing number of people are looking for a deeper connection to the world around them. Whether that be spiritually or through a return to nature, these consumers are eager for a meaningful connection. Companies should create opportunities for their customers to transcend their own individuality.