From the Desk of the Imam — Sharing `Eid

Asalamualaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuhu, I pray you all are well and basking in the rays of mercy showering down upon us this Ramadan.  It has been a while since I have reached out to everyone.  Many things have been changing in our community over the course of...

Ideological Bullying

Bullying has become an epidemic.  As a child, I was the recipient (you could say “victim”) of bullying.  This was perhaps because I was a minority at my public school.  It may have also been because of the fact that I was quite overweight.  Who knows,...

In Support of the Wall

Dear President Trump, I wanted to take a moment to applaud and thank you for your decision to stick to your promise of building a wall between the United States of America and Mexico.  For too long have we Americans had to carry the burden of our neighbors from the...

There’s No Place Like Home…

Home is where the heart is.  It’s an age-old saying and a common idiom.  Wherever you feel your home is, you will be comfortable there even if it is not your actual home.  How many times have we found ourselves at a friend’s home feeling as comfortable as...