Guest column, Ottawa Sun, Sep. 10, 2016
Friday Khutbah, August 26, 2016 at Kanata Muslim Association
It’s back-to-school season. In the past, going to school was mostly about academics, but not anymore. We discuss modern-day challenges facing Muslim students from primary to post-secondary, identity issues and possible solutions.
Back-to-School: Preempting An Identity Crisis (Runs 27:55)
Friday Khutbah, May 6, 2016 at Kanata Muslim Association
Your mother went through great pains before, during and after your birth. Allah recognizes the suffering your mother went through for you – and tells you what you should do about it. But what about the times when there are tensions with your mother? We discuss mothers – duties, rights and limits.
No Other Like Your Mother (Runs 26:38 ~ 6.4 MB)
Muslims today aren’t the first ones to face hatred and animosity because of their beliefs. While the current situation may seem dire, it’s important to counter hatred with positivity. We discuss a four-step plan to extinguish the flames of anti-Muslim hate and intolerance.
Four step to extinguish anti-Muslim hate (Runs 34:39 ~ 8.3 MB)
Friday Khutbah, February 5, 2016 at Kanata Muslim Association
From childhood, we are faced with people and things that influence our thinking and our behaviour. At the same time, we too influence others in different ways. We discuss opportunities of influence as well as potential pitfalls.
The Power of Influence (Runs 22:09 ~ 5.3 MB)