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What Loving the Prophet (PBUH) Means

What Loving the Prophet (PBUH) Means

What does loving the Prophet entail? As Muslims, we are commanded to love the Prophet  (peace and blessings be upon him) and to follow in his path in order to be true servants of Allah. In this talk, Sheikh Yasir Birjas points out that the strength of our love for the Messenger is connected to our faith as …

Reverts Love for Prophet Muhammad

How Can Reverts Love the Prophet Muhammad?

I firmly believe that the love a born Muslim feels for Prophet Muhammad is vastly different to that which a revert feels, at least at the beginning of their journey as a Muslim. Born Muslims are born into a faith and a family that heavily and rightly so encourages…

Collective Iman: An experiment and Reflections

Collective Iman: An experiment and Reflections

The term ‘Iman,’ that linguistically means “faith” or “belief,” is used in this article in its comprehensive sense. It includes belief that resides in the hearts, words uttered by the tongue, and actions that follow. It includes rituals as well as character. It is what the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) meant when …

The Gratitude Catch... Are We Really Grateful?

The Gratitude Catch... Are We Really Grateful?

In the world of gratitude there is a catch. It is easy to be grateful when the sun is shining, when our dreams are coming true, when the world seems to be unfolding at our feet. But are we grateful when we prick our finger or our perfect plan goes awry? When all doors seem to …

Parents Hate Islam; How Can I Grow in My Faith?

Parents Hate Islam; How Can I Grow in My Faith?

In this counseling answer: • Getting a referral to see a psychologist could be very helpful for you. • Become acquainted with other sisters so that you can learn together and be close to those who also follow the same religion as you. Wa Alaikum salaam wa Rahmatullah wa barakatuh sister, Living with an illness …

4 Ways to Find Joy and Happiness in Life

4 Ways to Find Joy and Happiness in Life

Anse Tamara Gray wrote a beautiful book that can help you on your journey to more happiness and more joy in your life as a Muslim. In her book “Joy Jots: Excercises for a Happy Heart”, she writes how living a religious life can bring happiness…

Faith-based Lifestyle Normalizes Blood Pressure: US Scientists

DALLAS, Texas – Scientists from the American Heart Association have discovered that a religious program designed to encourage people to have a healthy faith-based lifestyle has succeeded in lowering their systolic blood pressure, the association’s journal reported. “Implementation of a lifestyle program in a faith-based setting was very effective in improving blood pressure control and …

Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim's Tips to Improve Your Patience

Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim's Tips to Improve Your Patience

As Almighty Allah has enjoined patience, He has also provided some means that lead to it and support it. Whenever Allah ordains something, He grants the necessary help and appoints the way to maintain it. Indeed, Almighty Allah never inflicts a disease unless He provides its remedy, through which recovery is ensured if He wills. …

When Faith Seems Routine

When Faith Seems Routine

We can lose our relationship with Allah when we let our faith become so routine or mechanical. The danger is we become complacent and bored.

The 2 Biggest Threats to Your Faith

The 2 Biggest Threats to Your Faith

The Prophet gave us a few things to deal with materialism. First, he taught us charity. It sounds simple enough, but if you dictate on yourself to give a certain amount of charity every time you earn, then it’s going to be routine and it’ll be already baked into anything that you’re going to receive.



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