Category Archives: Circle Topics and Knowledge

Here you’ll find summaries of topics discussed at the Sunday Circle.

Never belittle the small, unnoticed deeds

ONCE you leave full-time education, it’s easy to feel burdened by the weight of expectations – whether those expectations are placed upon you by others, or self-imposed. Time and time again, young people who are smart, kind, well-rounded and hugely … Continue reading

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The End of Ramadhan and Reflecting on Grenfell

We are in the last ten nights of Ramadhan. These nights contain the blessed night known as Lailatul Qadr – The night of power. We are expected to ‘search’ for the night as we don’t know exactly when it falls. … Continue reading

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Mid-Ramadhan: Time to Recharge

We have reached the halfway-point of Ramadhan, a reminder of how quickly time passes. We have another 2 weeks to make the most of this blessed month, alhamdulillah we still have time.The Prophet (saw) said: “It is a month of … Continue reading

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A Ramadan of meaningful moments

By Jinan Yousef  It can be easy to be taken in by the need to do so much this month – to focus on the quantity. Of course, that takes effort, and our efforts are rewarded by God.

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Du’a, Need and Gratitude

We are always in need of something or other – this is the nature of human beings, of all of creation in fact. There is only One who is self-sufficient, and that is Allah, Al-Ghani. Allah has placed within us … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why We Are Tested

Why are we tested?  This is a very common question from Muslims, people of other faiths, or no faith – so it’s important to reflect on it. Lack of answers can sometimes distance people from their faith – if a person doesn’t … Continue reading

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Rajab, Spring and A Fresh Start

By Muneerah Razak “We are living in a miracle. We inherited this world without knowing how miraculous this world is.” A wise lady said this to us today and I can’t stop thinking about it because its true – we have … Continue reading

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