Musings

Making Your Heart Compassionate

“None of you truly believes until you love for your brother what you love for yourself.”

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December 11, 2014

Niyya – The Most Important

The greatness of Islam: an example from the moral guidance of Islam

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November 26, 2014

New Year – Same God

The Beginning and the End belong to ALLAH

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November 20, 2014

Thanksgiving

We witness that there is but One God over the entire creation regardless of your faith tradition.

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November 21, 2013

Focusing on the Spiritual Side Rather than the Cultural Side

In servicing so many different cultures, I have come to the conclusion that if ALLAH did not forbid it, the person has to come to their own conclusion, starting with the intention to please ALLAH (or at least don’t displease Him)

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June 6, 2013

Difference Between Success and Failure

Have you set out on a difficult course lately? Are there things that you want to do, haven’t done, and are afraid to attempt because of fear of failure? Don’t feel alone.

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February 21, 2013

Thoughts Can’t Be Neutral

You must be either going forward or backward…but don’t just stand there.

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November 15, 2012

Don’t Gamble-Rely on a SURE THING

By Imam Abdullah El-Amin, TMO 90)“O you who believe!  Intoxicants and games of chance including dedication of idols and lotteries’ are part of Satan’s plan, so stay away from them in order for you to be successful.  91) Satan’s only desire is to cause confusion and hatred in your midst through intoxicants and gambling; and […]

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November 1, 2012

Keep Your Religion First

Quite often I hear from young people in our religion who have many questions about the Qur’an, hadiths, and the application of both to our daily lives.

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October 11, 2012

The King, Christianity, and Al-Islam

Because ALLAH has seen fit to have us in the presence of so many Christians, let us take advantage of it and establish good relations with them whenever the opportunity presents itself.

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August 9, 2012

Let Allah “See” for Us

ALLAH, The Almighty, says belief in that which we cannot see is basic and fundamental to our status as Muslims and adherents to the religion of Al-Islam.

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June 7, 2012

Use our Minds to Keep our Faith – Practice Believing

To have faith in ALLAH is to trust Him in good times and bad times, in prosperity and poverty, when we have made intelligent decisions or dumb mistakes.

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May 31, 2012

Is This A Nice World?

If we want to live in a nice world, we have to seek that nice world out.

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May 10, 2012

Islam, America’s Answer to the Race Problem

Colors and tribes, that you may know one another

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April 5, 2012

Be a Believer in YOU -ALLAH says so

By Imam Abdullah El-Amin, TMO If you believe that ALLAH is the only God and nothing is higher than yourself except God, then you must also believe in yourself as the cream of creation and a majestic piece of work created by ALLAH. ALLAH says “Don’t die unless you are in a state of Islam.” […]

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March 15, 2012

The Spirituality of Work

Our hearts must work by keeping a rhythmic beat, which pushes the blood through our bodies.

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March 8, 2012

Thoughts Can’t Be Neutral

“…By the soul, and the proportion and order given to it; and its inspiration as to its wrong and its right. Truly he succeeds that purifies it. And he fails that corrupts it…”

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February 9, 2012

This Thanksgiving Be Grateful

“It is He Who brought you forth from the wombs of wombs of your mothers when you knew nothing; and He gave you hearing and sight and intelligence and affections – that you may give thanks.”

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November 17, 2011

Focusing On What’s Important

One of the beautiful things of this great religion of ours is the diversity of people, cultures and Madhhabs, or schools of thought, which make up the religion.

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November 3, 2011

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