If one of your coworkers walked up to you asking for a hug, would you accept and return the “love”? Today a coworker went to every person saying, “It’s hug time. May I hug you?” When I noticed the hugging coworker across from me hugging another coworker, I’m thinking, ‘I didn’t know they were close’.
The following text is from a speech delivered during the youth study group at The Final Call Administration Building in Chicago, Illinois on June 21, 2017. In the name of Allah, The Beneficent, The Merciful, I bear witness that there is no God, but Allah and that Muhammad is His Messenger. I greet my beautiful
The White House has hosted Iftar for approximately twenty years. With Donald Trump as POTUS, apparently he has zero intentions of celebrating Ramadan or at least supporting a national tradition. This is not a surprise to me and honestly why should this matter? Eid Mubarak (Blessed Festival)! What is Eid Al-Fitr? The festival of breaking
Our life’s journey is Divine. (of or relating to a god, especially the Supreme Being) proceeding from God or a god: divine laws; divine guidance. extremely good; unusually lovely This is just a few understanding of what Divine means. A beautiful word bestowed by the creator to his created. But it is also our attribute
Ramadan is a sacred time. Set goals and be productive. Here are 2017 goals for this month set by Destiny and a few tools for you to add to your kit. Plus a 10-minute short film for you to watch.
My family thinks I’m going to die when I’m fasting. Truth is fasting sustains my life. The Holy Month of Ramadan is the 9th month of the lunar calendar in which Muslims are prescribed fasting as an obligation upon those… [whom] can physically fast without causing medical difficulty. Observers of Ramadan are to refrain from
I am purposely reflecting this morning and as I am, I notice I’m on a similar wavelength as one of my Sisters. In mid-reflection, I read a text from her with the photo above accompanying her message: Earth is living and breathing just like we are, and she sustains us through our childish behaviors, how
My first time hearing The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan was watching This Man Jesus. I was amazed by how bold he spoke and how there were facts after facts. However, my experience of hearing him in-person was incomparable to a recording on YouTube. In February 2014, I was blessed to attend my first Saviours’ Day and
The celebration of mothers is observed on different dates across the world. Mother’s Day in Mexico is on May 10. In most countries, it’s observed on the second Sunday of May. The fact is Mother’s Day is everyday because we can never thank our mother’s enough for sacrificing their life to bring us forth. Not only do I
I did not know my purpose in life before coming into The Nation of Islam. In fact majority of the time I was just surviving mentally, spiritually, and physically. When I say I was just surviving, I mean I was existing, but not living. I was not confident, but today I’m empowered and I’m thriving