7 Sentences: When I Say..

7 Sentences: When I Say..

1) When I say. . .I am a Muslim,  I’m not shouting ” down with Christians and Jews.”
I am whispering “I seek peace,” and Islam is the path that I choose.

2) When I say. . . I am a Muslim, I speak of this with pride.  And confess that sometimes I stumble,  and need Allah to be my guide.

3) When I say. . .I am a Muslim, I know this makes me strong. And in those times when I am weak, I pray to Allah for strength to carry on.

4) When I say. . . I am a Muslim, I’m not boasting of success. I’m acknowledging that Allah has rescued me, and I cannot ever repay the debt.

5) When I say. . .I am a Muslim, I’m not claiming to be perfect. My flaws are indeed visible, but Allah forgives because his followers are worth it.

6) When I say. . .I am a Muslim, it does not mean I will never feel pain. I still have my share of heartaches, which is why I invoke Allah’s name.

7) When I say. . .I am a Muslim, I do not wish to judge. I have no such authority
My duty is to submit to Allah’s all-encompassing love.

 

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