Look back into your life; think of all the challenges you’ve faced and the emotions you’ve experienced. Think back to the moment where you thought ‘I can’t do this’, where you had no hope and saw no solution. Maybe it was trying to get through your exams, maybe it was problems with finding a job, and maybe it was financial difficulties or even relationship problems.Read More
“Your time should not be without any structure, such that you occupy yourself arbitrarily with whatever comes along.
Rather, you must take account of yourself and order your worship during the day and the night, assigning to each period of time an activity that must not be neglected nor replaced by another activity.Read More
Being close to Allah looks like shortening your recitation of the Quran even when you don’t want to so that you could answer your mom who is asking for your help.
It looks like wishing you had the time to pray sunnah, but not being able to because your newborn needs your immediate attentionRead More
by Kiran Zulfiqar (from her Beautified Sabr blog) When you buy a glowstick, it’s just a tube of inert plastic with some liquid inside. It doesn’t look like anything special. It certainly does not glow. When you put it under pressure, however ~ when you bend it ~ a transformation occurs. A capsule inside the glowstick is crushed, and the stick begins to shine. This is a good example for the mu’min ~ the Believer. Life puts us under pressure, but if we rise to the challenge then we become better than we once were. We become stronger, wiser,...Read More
Hamza Fletcher shares some highlights from his popular ‘7 Habits of the Highly Effective Muslim’ workshop .
This episode is full of gems and practical tips for kick-starting our own journey of self development…