The Rebirth of the Middle Nation

Becoming the middle nation is the collective purpose of Muslims.  It’s the honor of being a role model for other nations.  “And so we have made you ˹believers˺ a middle nation so that you may be witnesses over humanity and that the Messenger may...

Serving Others Leads To One Result: Winning For Everyone

Winning for everyone starts with serving other people’s needs, and finishes with rewards that benefit all.  To illustrate this idea, I’d like to share with you two stories.  One of a teacher, and one of an entrepreneur.  Marva Collins:...

What We Really Miss Out Living a Total Work Life

In a world of total work, we never feel rested.  Like a shadow, anxiety follows us everywhere.  And the primary source of anxiety is the use of our time.  Everything needs to be productive, efficient, and skillfully planned.  We need to stay in...

A Few Thoughts For Muslims

When rituals are not connected to the principles, all it’s left is an empty vase. This is the best way to kill a religion. The People of the Book did it. And we’re doing the same.  Photo by Lysander Yuen on Unsplash If you understand the general principles of...

How the Prophet Transformed the Companions?

The story of the Prophet (PBUH) is a story of transformation.  In 23 years, an individual and societal transformation took place in the middle of nowhere.  We can’t appreciate this unprecedented change unless we look for something similar.  There is...