Tag: reflections

Hospital Waiting Rooms – A Place of Prayer

Hospital Waiting Rooms – A Place of Prayer

Hospital waiting rooms are interesting places. They are quiet and hushed, yet busy and forever in motion. The healthy waiting for the sick. The arrival of good news and bad news. A full range of emotions…from nerve-wracking anxiety to bitter sadness to exuberant joy. Maybe […]

“Stuck in Limbo” (a fictional letter from a Semiahmoo woman) by Zaynab Baksh

“Stuck in Limbo” (a fictional letter from a Semiahmoo woman) by Zaynab Baksh

Canada recently celebrated its 150th anniversary, but the history of this land started thousands of years before that. The relationship between European colonizers and the indigenous peoples of Canada has been filled with years of abuse and suffering. It is only in recent years that […]

The Life Traveller – The Story Behind a Name

“Be in this world as if you were a traveller.” -Prophet Muhammad ﷺ It is the human condition to bind ourselves to this world, to the dunyah…and to forget how to escape those confines and be free of them. To-do lists, plans, and schedules. Successful […]