The Honor of Abu Bakr and His Family

One of the many amazing things about Abu Bakr رضي الله عنه is that he has the distinction and honor of having in his...

Becoming a Means of Guidance for Non-Muslims

Yesterday a new friend, let's call her Michelle, was telling me the story of how she became Muslim. She was born in the South, into...

Watch: Muslim Marriage Crisis – Who Is at Fault?

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Lessons from the Arrogance of Iblis

Some gems from Surat Al-Isra' to think about: وَإِذْ قُلْنَا لِلْمَلَائِكَةِ اسْجُدُوا لِآدَمَ فَسَجَدُوا إِلَّا إِبْلِيسَ قَالَ أَأَسْجُدُ لِمَنْ خَلَقْتَ طِينًا (61) قَالَ أَرَأَيْتَكَ هَٰذَا الَّذِي...

Reality Check: Are We TRULY Grateful to Allah?

Read this ayah here and ask yourself how you have seen this manifest in your own life: إِلَّا رَحْمَةً مِّن رَّبِّكَ ۚ إِنَّ فَضْلَهُۥ كَانَ...

The Blessings and Challenges of the People in Our Lives

When I was maybe 6 or 7 years old, I was at my cousin's house and briefly saw something on TV that has stayed...

At What Age Should I Start Homeschooling My Muslim Child?

A homeschooling mom of 3 boys recently asked me: "When did you start getting more strict with your eldest about homeschooling? I just had a...

How Modern Liberal Culture Can Destroy Your Children

I went to a store yesterday with a friend of mine. The sales lady there was a very nice Latina who was curious about...

Fatherhood: The Beautiful Legacy of Ibrahim and Ismael

One of the things I've been reflecting on about the legacy of Ibrahim (عليه السلام) these days is his relationship with his son, specifically...

Teaching Children the Importance of Salah

One thing we worked on this past Ramadan alhamdulillah was الصلاة, salah for the kids. On the first day of Ramadan, we bought these...