Posts Tagged ‘masjid’

In the Shade of a Friday Khutbah

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In the Shade of a Friday Khutbah

It was during Friday prayer one day when I noticed a toddler with her older sister. This little girl kept touching her own hair, and then her sister’s hijab. She did this a number of times, and I could tell she wanted to put a scarf on like the other girls. Later, she went to her mom and did the same. Her mom handed her a scarf, and the older sister put it on. Little girls, with their round faces wrapped in hijabs, are always a cute sight, masha’Allah!

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Looking Back

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Looking Back

I grew up in a tight-knit little university town where the place to chill, have fun, and learn was the Masjid. Alhamdulillah, there were many teens and twenty-year-olds for little eight-year-olds like me to look up to. I was always inspired by two particular sisters who were involved in the Masjid, in the community and who always had smiles on their faces. Most of all, I was inspired by the fact they both wore Hijab.

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