Making Allah’s guidance meaningful for everyone


Weekly blog featuring students’ progress as they journey through exploring various methods to learn Qur’an.


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Recent Posts

The Purpose of Life

  After starting the first minute of his weekly khutbah or sermon before students at Good Tree Academy in Arabic, Ustadh Michael Wolfender declares Allah as Most Forgiving, referencing the beginning of Surah Mulk (The Sovereignty 67:1-2): “Blessed is the One in...

Learning from Surah Al-Waqi’ah

  The Qur’an as a book of guidance requires training and study to understand. Ustadh Michael Wolfender provides lessons from Surah Al-Waqi’ah (56 The Inevitable) with context to help understand and be guided by Allah’s Words.  Allah provides humanity the...

Two Sources of Guidance

  Muslims follow two sources of guidance: the Qur’an and the life lessons from Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him. The latter is known as hadith or recorded traditions. Ustadh Michael Wolfender explains it’s important to understand why we follow these...

Good Tree Academy

Good Tree Academy was established in 2009 from the concept to prepare all our students as model Muslims who excel academically, socially, and spiritually to succeed in higher education and/ or their future endeavors. We will achieve this by providing a healthy learning environment, adherence to Islamic practices based on Quran and the traditions of the Prophet Muhammad(peace be upon him) and collaboration between the school, students, parents, and community. Continue here to learn more about us...

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