Challenge of the Day

Be Patient

Be Patient

“O you who believe! seek assistance through patience and prayer; surely Allah is with the patient…” [Quran 2:153] Challenge of the Day #22: The next time you are stressed out, pause and say bismillah and/or recite Ayatul-Kursi. This is a good reminder that everything is temporary and that Allah (swt) is always in control. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe …

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Chores

“Verily! Allah is with those who do good deeds” [Quran 29:69] Challenge of the Day #21: Help out with a chore around the house that you do not normally do. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Smile

Smile

“And when you are greeted with some words, greet back with words better than it or with the same; indeed Allah will take account of everything.” [Quran 4:86] “Smile, it is an act of charity.” [Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)] Challenge of the Day #20: Smile at a stranger. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Salah

Salah

“Successful indeed are the believers Those who offer their Salat (prayers) with all solemnity and full submissiveness…” [Quran 23:1-2] Challenge of the Day #19: Find a new method to help you maintain focus during your salah. For example, imagine you are praying in front of the Kabah. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Better Hygiene

Better Hygiene

“Truly, Allah loves those who turn to Him constantly and He loves those who keep themselves pure and clean.” [Quran 2:222] Challenge of the Day #18: Try to improve your hygiene. For example, was your hands more or try to smell nice. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Make Dua for others

Make a Dua

Abu Darda reported that the Messenger of Allah (pbuh) said: “No Muslim servant supplicates for his brother behind his back but that the angel says: And for you the same.” Challenge of the Day #17: Make a dua for someone that you never made dua for. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Memorize A Surah

Memorize a Surah

“We made it easy to bear this Qur’an in mind. Who, then, is willing to keep it in mind?”. [Quran 54:50] Challenge of the Day #16: Try to memorize a new surah, even you can only do one word per day. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com

Read the Quran

Read the Quran

“This is the Book about which there is no doubt, a guidance for those conscious of Allah”. [Quran 2:2] Challenge of the Day #15: At least once this week, open and read the Quran, even it is only one verse. Michelle SchafiehSubscribe for weekly posts and more here! muslimgap.com