Throughout majority of 2019, I wanted to meet with a mental health therapist. However, I could not find one that could meet my needs. In January of 2020, I had my first meeting with a therapist focused on completing a verbal patient intake form. Although, this was far from what I had in mind, I … Continue reading Access Bars
Prior to joining The Nation of Islam, I voiced what I wanted for my life and I had an exhausting list of questions that were hard to find answers for. So when I attended my first lecture on Sunday, January 12, 2014, it was shocking to see and hear some of what I wanted for … Continue reading My Journey in Islam is Transforming
I am a "Nation Baby" so I was raised in the Nation, but I did still choose Islam for myself. Because we are a curious people with free will, we all have that period of time where we wander from the religious beliefs that we were raised knowing. That lasted approximately six months for me. … Continue reading Allah’s love for His girl, Sister Terrika Muhammad
I'm in marketing and was offended when a story in the pipeline for Muslim Women's Day got delayed because "it's not a widely-known holiday". Because I'm taught to rise above emotions into the thinking of God, I realized that it is my responsibility to spread the Good News and represent as a Muslim woman. I … Continue reading Muslim Women’s Day: Sisters in The Nation of Islam
On a typical moment of scrolling on Facebook, I smiled when I noticed a Sister expressing her love for wearing a garment. In my elation, I had to stop and read her post. In it she was sharing how thankful she was to have and wear a garment that is instructed for Sisters who are … Continue reading Wearing a garment is naturally beautiful.
What I'm going to share is not my story alone. Your story is mine, my story is yours. So I ask: as I share my experience, will you reflect on self? I am beginning to appreciate the Cycles of Life. Allah wrote on my heart last night, I felt His presence so clearly. He imprinted … Continue reading I Live – Poem
On Wednesday, November 22, I reflected on when I joined The Nation of Islam. The Genesis of our journey, is a constant reflection that we should take the time to understand. As Sister Saron X from the UK shared, "We must always remember our Genesis as individuals, it holds so many keys to where Allah … Continue reading Follow your dreams by the season, not by your passion.
On July 8, 2017, I was accidentally burned by someone else, but the burn is my testimony, a message from God.
In life we tend to give love to everyone, but what are we doing to give love to self?
There's no better way to start your Monday off other than praising your Higher Power, thanking him for your mercy, and following through on the word/message. All of us living have our "ups" and "downs". Whoever your Higher Power is that you praise and worship hears your cries and your prayers. When the fire comes … Continue reading Trust in Your Higher Power & Pray Straight Words