Prepare for Bad Times by Being Thankful When All Is Well. Supplicate often in times of comfort, peace, and well-being. Among the characteristics of the believer is that he is thankful and resolute:he sharpens the arrow before releasing it from the bow, and he turns to Allah before he is afflicted. The opposites of the believer in this regard are both the vile disbeliever and … [Read more...] about Prepare for Bad Times by Being Thankful When All Is
Remember the favors of Allah upon you and how they surround you from above and below - indeed, from every direction. "And if you would count the graces of Allah, never could you be able to count them." (Qur'an 14:34) Health, safety, nourishment, clothing, air, and water- these all point to the world being yours, yet you do not realize it. You possess all that life has to … [Read more...] about Contemplate and Be Thankful.