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5 Timeless Lessons From the Hijrah

5 Timeless Lessons From the Hijrah of the Prophet (PBUH)

The Hijrah teaches us about brotherhood. Muslims emigrated from Makkah with little or nothing with them, and they were then accepted in Madinah almost as if they were the inhabitants. The people of Madinah shared their houses, food and whatever…

I’ve Been Muslim for HALF of My Life

I’ve Been Muslim for HALF of My Life

When I reflect upon the first half of my life, as a Christian, a mix of feelings rises up in my chest ranging from confusion to frustration. I never felt peace prior to becoming a Muslim. I always had questions to ask, but could never find anyone who could…

21 Leadership Lessons from the Life of Prophet Muhammad

21 Leadership Lessons from the Life of Prophet Muhammad

Let’s take a look at the life and leadership of the greatest leader in the history of the world, the Prophet from the lens of the 21 Irrefutable Laws. As you’re reading, be sure to contemplate on how we all can follow in the Prophet’s example and live out these laws in our lives.

The spiritual journey to God is An Ongoing Journey

5 Lessons From the Journey of Mu’adh ibn Jabal to Yemen

When calling people to Islam, we should call people to Islam in steps, starting with the most important beliefs and subsequently introducing the most important practices. Many people find it difficult to apply everything in Islam at once, so counseling them…

The A to Z of the Holy Month of Ramadan

The A to Z of the Holy Month of Ramadan

Many young Muslims are clueless about what they should do in Ramadan. It is therefore important to have a vision, not only for the month of Ramadan but after that as well. Goals should be set and a routine that will help you achieve those goals should be followed.

10 Great Lessons We Learn From Jesus

10 Great Lessons We Learn From Jesus

Jesus (peace be upon him) was among the five greatest messengers sent to humanity- collectively called the Ulul’ Azm. He was the last messenger before our Messenger Muhammad (peace be upon him). According to Imam As-Suyuti, he is also counted as the…

A Non-Muslim's Lessons From Ramadan Fasting

A Non-Muslim's Lessons From Ramadan Fasting

Many non-Muslims, around the world, are inspired by the spirit of Ramadan and choose to fast as well in solidarity with Muslims. The beauty found within the annual month of fasting, and the sheer joy that comes with breaking the fast every day just after…

4 Lessons from a New Relationship with Jesus (Peace be Upon Him)

4 Lessons From a New Relationship with Jesus (Peace be Upon Him)

As converts to Islam, during this time our relationship with all the Prophets including Jesus (peace be upon him) should be enhanced. We look to the fundamental message that they were all sent to deliver: That there is only one God, that this world is finite, and that we shall be judged for our acts.

Lessons from Valentine’s Day: 6 Loves to Focus on

Lessons From Valentine’s Day: 6 Loves to Focus on

While, I am not interested in the modern Valentine paradigm, I am interested in taking a lesson from the occasion, a lesson to remind myself that every day of the year I must remember the verses of the Quran and traditions from the Sunnah that teach us to love.

Looking Back to Look Forward - Lessons For New Muslims

Looking Back to Look Forward - Lessons For New Muslims

How the People of the Book actually reacted came as a shock. To them, religion was a cultural identity more than anything. They were more in love with their race and ancestry than with their Book. The fact that they had descended from prophets…



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