Connecting Faith with Service: the Journey of Building a Vibrant Community

“Effective and lasting change requires a paradigm shift,” said Dr. Jamal Badawi, in his opening address to the ISNA Central Zone Conference at the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, December 7-9, 2012. To affect a paradigm shift within a nation, a community, an organization, family or individual requires a willingness to honestly examine where we are now in light of the essence of the principles of Sharia, the stories of the Prophets…