Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Who was Jesus? (PBUH) What was his message?


Jesus (pbuh) was the long awaited Messiah. The one prophesied in the Old Testament by previous Prophets (pbut) to come to the Children of Israel. But, what is a Messiah? Who and what were they anticipating from the Messiah? Were they waiting for God in flesh form or a human sacrifice?Or were they waiting for a leader, a Prophet sent by God to guide them? Lets see what the Bible says

Monday, December 21, 2015

Historia del El Islam en Español






Una conversación sobre el Islam. Como Hispano, el Islam es parte de nuestra historia y cultura aunque no sabemos como. Únanse a mí para entender este religión y hablar de la razón por la cual muchos estan volviendo a nuestras raíces.

Friday, December 18, 2015

What the Bible and Quran say about Women



Religion is defined as a system of beliefs, rules and way of life, however are we making sure to be educated about the religion we profess? What does your religion say regarding being a woman, female, daughter, wife, mother? Are you elevated and respected or demoted and considered the "weaker vessel" who should remain "silent"?

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

We all have obligations



These are four areas that if we only take a closer look at, they can insha’Allah, become avenues that can help in our building of self, for the sake of Allah SWT. We don’t have to see these things as excuses to why we can’t grow. These four things are:

  • Time
  • Obligations
  • Money
  • Children

Monday, December 14, 2015

Christmas has nothing to do with Jesus (PBUH)



An encouraging message for reverts/converts. With the winter holidays approaching, spending time with family and loved ones is near.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Beauty Secrets : Natural Products

They say that we are what we eat. What we put ON our bodies is whats also going IN. This talk is about using natural, organic products to cleanse, moisturize as well as feed the inside of our bodies. Benefits of living healthy out weights the inconvenience and it does NOT have to be overwhelming to start.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Competing against yourself



I remind myself first, and then others, that the strive towards excellence is an internal one. It is an “in-house” competition. We aren’t racing against our neighbors. We can’t depend on others to keep score. We can’t measure our own progress while looking and trying to compare ourselves to others.  In competing against ourselves, there are four categories that I think many of us stumble upon.

Friday, December 4, 2015

Hispanic / Latino Muslims, going back to our roots

               


We hear of the growing numbers of Hispanics that are converting to Islam, and we might think that this religion has nothing to do with this culture but it's quite the opposite. Islam has deep roots in Spanish history, prior to Catholicism taking over and spread by force.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Being healthy starts from within


According to merriam-webster.com, healthy means to have health. Health is defined as "the condition of being sound in body, mind, or spirit."