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Changing Your Life for Allah?

    When I came to Islam, I never imagined my life would change so much. I never dreamed ofΒ praying in the masjid, wearing hijab or fasting during the month of Ramadhan. But all of these things became obligatory upon me, just as they are upon other Muslims whether they were born into a Muslim [...]

5 Thoughts on Becoming Muslim

  becoming muslim This is not an article about regret. I could never feel regret for this beautiful gift Allah swt has given me. But, there are some things I wish I would have known before I became Muslim. Certain things that would have made my transition easier. When I look back and reflect there [...]

There is much debate over whether people who come to Islam should identify as a convert or revert. This article devles into what it means to come to the religion from by perspective Christal Joan Muslim blogger and life coach. You can read more at

Convert or Revert… Does it Matter?

Bismillahir rahmanir raheem Convert or Revert: What's in a Name? Debates on whether we should refer to ourselves as converts or reverts can often lead people away from the folds of Islam, something I have witnessed personally. Most of us who discover Islam for ourselves will simply say we're Muslim, but for some people that's [...]

Allahu Akbar means God is Greater. A common term used by Muslims as part of the things muslims say series by Christal Joan Muslim blogger & life coach

Allahu Akbar | Things Muslims Say

Bismillahir rahmanir raheem, ALLAHU AKBAR: WHAT DOES IT MEAN? Allahu Akbar. We've all heard it, used it when making dhikr (remembrance of Allah) or know someone that uses it. But what does it mean? Allahu Akbar roughly translates to 'God is Greater'. This is not making comparisons between Allah swt and anything else because we [...]