Tag: Spiritual

I Live – Poem

What I’m going to share is not my story alone. Your story is mine, my story is yours. So I ask: as I share my experience, will you reflect on self? ***** I am beginning to appreciate the Cycles of Life. Allah wrote on my heart last night, I felt His presence so clearly. He

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From Christian to Muslim: Former Rapper Loon Shares His Story

Do you remember Loon? He was a rapper signed to Sean Diddy Comb’s Bad Boy Records, who moved on to have his own label. Soon after he was convicted of conspiracy with intent to traffic kilos of heroin and sentenced to jail for 14¬†years. Although, he was innocent, as most Black men are, he served

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What is the mustard seed in your life that exemplifies faith?

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

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Ramadan: A Sign of Life. Not Death.

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

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