When it comes to Islam many of us are just going through the motions. Even for those who are striving to perform the required acts, something seems to be missing. Allah and Prophet Muhammad (P) instruct us one way, but oftentimes we behave in another. It seems as if the teachings of Islam are having very little affect... More

Ayden Zayn tells the compelling true story of a man who asked God to show him a sign that Islam is the truth, and how he immediately received that sign in the Qur’an. Many Muslim scholars point out that this is one of the many miracles of the Qur’an; that its message oftentimes speaks to us, or to our current situation... More

Muslims, Christians, Jews, Hindus and Buddhists all believe their religion to be the truth and the better way of life. Through dialogue and debate, each may attempt to make the case for their respective faith. What argument can be made on the behalf of Islam? While it’s true that Islam has many wonderful… More

When the originally scheduled khateeb is a no-show, Ayden Zayn is called upon to deliver the khutbah. Caught off guard and unprepared, he decides to speak on a topic near-and-dear to his heart: struggle. Relying upon his favorite hadith as a starting point, he delivers what turns out to be an impromptu... More

In today's fast-paced world of 24-hour news cycles, "hot-takes" and ever-shortening attention spans, nuance and deep reflection seem lost on many. The common consumer of mass media via TV or the internet often take information at face value, with little to no consideration for authenticity or alternative perspectives... More

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