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5 Ways for New Muslims to Find Inner Peace

5 Ways for New Muslims to Find Inner Peace

Adherence to the religion of Islam does induce a great sense of peace and satisfaction that is soothing to the body and mind. Achieving inner peace, while in a state of Islam, can have enormous effects on our faith and our quality of life.

Muslims in Catholic Mexico

Celebrating Islam in Catholic Mexico

Islam in Mexico is reportedly growing from, and for decades, Muslims have been forging their own identityin predominantly Catholic Mexico. This BBC video showcases how Muslims, Catholics, and evangelicals are living side by side. According to the Pew Research Center, there were 111,000 Muslims in Mexico in 2010. Islam is mainly practiced by Mexicans of …

Converts - Seeking Knowledge is Power

Converts - Seeking Knowledge is Power

Benefiting others with your knowledge comes with tremendous rewards. Knowledge is something that is easily passed on to another person, and from them, to another. Imagine the good deeds you rack up by sharing beneficial knowledge that gets shared for generation after generation.

Combating Loneliness and Isolation as a New Muslim

Combating Loneliness and Isolation as a New Muslim

The most difficult part was telling my friends that I had made the decision to become Muslim. It was frightening, the thought of being judged and abandoned by people that I had called friends for years. Sadly, as time went by, a lot of friends did disappear…

5 Things For Muslim Reverts to Remember

5 Things For Muslim Reverts to Remember

Don’t let others make you feel “less Muslim” because you are still learning how to read Arabic. On the flip side, don’t let others make you feel “too Muslim” because you wear hijab. Find moderation in all you do, and strive to be the best person you can be…

Reverts – 4 Steps Will Help in Your Path of Knowledge

Converts - 4 Tips Will Help in Your Path of Knowledge

When seeking knowledge, converts must strike a balance that helps to maintain the various aspects of their lives while learning at the same time. Careful scheduling and time management skills are keys for success. They ensure that your quest for knowledge…

3 Things to Remember When Asked About Islam

3 Things to Remember When Asked About Islam

How can we, as new Muslims, already burdened with so much, answer questions that others pose about our faith and practice with confidence? Here is some advice from my own experience that has helped me deal with questions and absorb new experiences…

When Converts Marry – Stories of Battling the Culture Clash

When Converts Marry - Stories of Battling the Culture Clash

Many converts think that inter-cultural relationships will be easy to manage; but in reality, it can be a true test of faith. Not only are you marrying someone from another culture, but you are in the process of learning and implementing a new…

5 Life-Changing Lessons My Muslim Friends Taught Me

5 Life-Changing Lessons I learned From Muslim Friends

Like many converts to Islam, I had been raised with several morals and practices that were quite similar to Islamic values. This made the transition quite easy in some ways. My Christian parents had taught me to strive for honesty, kindness, fairness, self-discipline, and God-consciousness, so these concepts were not new to me when I …



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