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My Story Began Before My Ultimate Journey to Hajj

My Story Began Before My Ultimate Journey to Hajj

Fatima’s hajj is the ultimate journey because her journey begins before she receives the good news of the Gifted Hajj. Her journey begins with the first steps she takes towards consciously embracing the life of a Muslim.

How to Help Daughter Find Peace in Islam?

In this counseling answer: “You will find that as she develops her relationship with God, especially through prayer, she will begin to find the inner peace that she is striving for. It is this type of peace that will last and resonate throughout her daily life. Islam will build on her strengths and conscience and …

Prophet’s Best Friend Converted

This is How the Prophet’s Best Friend Converted to Islam

The birth of Islam meant the coming together of many different people. At this stage there were no children born into Islam everyone was a convert. Everyone experienced the same exhilaration that we feel today when we accept Islam. It is said that around that time there were less than 50 Muslims.

Positivity is an Act of Resistance - 3 Inspiring Stories

Positivity is an Act of Resistance - 3 Inspiring Stories

When Jessica converted to Islam, she knew life would be tough. The only Muslim she knew lived far away. And most of the people she knew were suspicious of Islam. She converted anyway, knowing it was the right thing for her life. And she started wearing…

Remembering My First Summer as a New Muslim

Remembering My First Summer as a New Muslim

I remember my first summer as a Muslim. It wasn’t that long after I converted, and I was barely into the transition phase. I knew that hijab is obligatory, but I was definitely not ready to tell my family and the world what I had just recently discovered myself.

I Wondered why Muslims are Proud

I Wondered Why Muslims Are So Proud

I was always curious why Muslims are so proud that they are Muslims. I was Catholic, a good one, but I always had doubts and I didn’t agree with some parts of my religion…

My First Ramadan Was Very Enlightening

My first Ramadan truly showed me how blessed I was. The fact that I was able to get excited to break my fast at the end of the day and truly spend a good amount of hours trying to decide between which meals I would like to cook, while others do not have any options, is a blessing in itself.

Fasting Ramadan Made Me Feel Spiritually High

Fasting Ramadan Made Me Feel Spiritually High

After I completed fasting, I was surprised at the effect that it had on me. In a western society, we don’t choose to deprive ourselves of things, and you go through these days of intentionally not eating during the day, when everything around you is telling you to eat and drink, it was quite an inspiring thing for me.

From About Islam 101 to Becoming Muslim

From About Islam 101 to Becoming Muslim

“When I forced myself to evaluate where I stood on faith and religion,” Mallory explains… I started learning [about other faiths] by watching lectures on YouTube and purchasing books on Amazon. My favorite resource actually ended up being About Islam 101!”

Fasting Changed My Life Forever

Fasting Changed My Life Forever - A Convert's Story

Actually my first experience wasn’t when I was Muslim. I had practiced fasting one day before or sometime before Ramadan. I woke up remembering that I needed to fast that day but this wasn’t in Ramadan. And I did it anyway. I fasted and I worked the whole…



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