Do you connect, and if yes, then how?
There’s a lot we learn everyday.
Just when few sense-less tweets of a certain president make you feel uncomfortable and put doubts in your mind about the future of humanity, finding about an act of kindness from unknown corner of the world restores your faith in mankind.
Many thanks to JoAnna for sharing this story about Muslim volunteers who help a Christian pastor this Christmas Eve.
Our world is full of such kindness, not just with nonsense of a high ranking individual.
Salem United Church of Christ normally provides meals and shelter every Sunday night for homeless women and children. But since Christmas eve was on a Sunday, they didn’t know how they’d be able to attend Christmas Eve church and meet their usual rotation in the BEDS plus homeless program. When the pastor shared this dilemma with an interfaith association, Karen Danielson, of the Bridgeview Mosque Foundation offered the services of Muslim volunteers.
This story demonstrates one more example of how we are stronger together:
To find out that someone is taking Fast in Ramadan, despite being a non-Muslim, is as much as surprising for me as it can be for you.
For past one month, Muslims all over the world were celebrating the holy month of Ramadan. So what happens after spending a full holy month of fasting, praying and showing obedience to ALMIGHTY ALLAH?