PRAYERS FOR AMERICA: An Expression of Gratitude

One of the easiest ways to come in proximity to our Divine Creator, is through His remembrance with gratitude. In the holy Quran God says, “Then remember Me; I will remember you. And be grateful to Me. (Al-Baqarah 2:152) “If you are grateful, I will surely give you more and more.” (Ibrahim 14:7). Gratitude is the water that keeps our gardens green. But sadly many of us are living unhappy…

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No Mother Should Be Left Alone on Mother’s Day…Visit A Nursing Home And Make A Difference

To put a smile on someone else’s face is neither an easy nor an ordinary task…we can make someone laugh but a smile is always from within. Let’s go to a nursing home and make someone smile! By Rafi Munim (Open Post) Updated May 20, 2013 at 11:36 pm Living in a nursing home for almost two decades has given me the insight and understanding to talk about those that…

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My most precious Christmas gift

It was an amazing moment for me as I saw my prayer becoming a reality right in front of my eyes. All my heart could whisper was: “Thank You God for honoring my prayer.” By Rafi Munim (Open Post) Updated December 25, 2013 at 2:09 am The season of Christmas always rekindles in me the sweet childhood memories. I still vividly remember the excitement for Christmas Eve gatherings where my…

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Patriotic Pardon, not Amnesty… Another Approach to Immigration Dilemma

There is a major flaw in the Amnesty Plan; it does not make any attempt to answer the fundamental question of loyalty. Patriotic Pardon Approach is certainly a step forward in that direction. By Rafi Munim (Open Post) Updated May 20, 2013 at 10:40 pm No doubt, the four points of the Amnesty Plan: to pay a fine, to pay back taxes, to go through criminal background check, and to…

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