Two Sources of Guidance

Two Sources of Guidance

Blog 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 instructions....
How to Fight Doubt

How to Fight Doubt

Blog Do you find it difficult to begin finding and counting the blessings we enjoy, including the gift of prayer Allah has provided? Ustadh Michael Wolfender presents several considerations, including an analogy of the power Allah presents in traffic and intersections...
This is What’s Worth Working For

This is What’s Worth Working For

Blog A special khutbah from a Good Tree Academy senior illustrating the eternal reward everyone should strive for. In His Book, Allah gives glad tidings to those who believe and do righteous deeds as these are the two means to earn eternal success in gardens and...
Tested Towards True Success

Tested Towards True Success

Blog In Surah 92 Al-Layl (The Night), Allah swears by the day and night as opposites, just as life can be divided between those who give and those who don’t. The first category of people are those who give, are mindful of Allah and the consequences of actions,...
Guidance from the Beginning

Guidance from the Beginning

Blog Ustadh Michael Wolfender relates purpose in life with guidance from Surah Fatihah, including how every one of our actions can relate to worship and turning again and again to our Creator to ask for help. ShareThis:...
Purpose and Power in Dua

Purpose and Power in Dua

Blog Got problems? Of course you do! We all do. Guest khateeb Ameen Almallah helps us understand the purpose and power of dua. Most of our duas fall into one of two categories: seeking to remove a problem and future benefit. It’s important for believers to always...