Weekly Announcements – 2/25/17

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficient, the Most Merciful.

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Assalaamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh (May peace, mercy, and blessings be on you). Insha’Allah (Allah-willing), this message reaches you in an ever increasing state of Iman (faith). May Allah swt make this term a successful one for everyone, Insha’Allah.

Announcements

Jummah Prayer
Date: March 3, 2017
Location: Allen Pensick Study Hall
Time: 12:10 PM Sharp

 

***MashaAllah, CONGRATULATIONS TO TERM 2 ON THEIR VICTORY AT THE MSA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT!***

 

2. Chai Chats
Back by popular demand! We are hosting our second Chai Chats of the term! Join us to take part in a religious discussion to increase our knowledge in Islam, while enjoying chai and snacks! Please arrive on time as Isha will be prayed promptly at 8 PM.

Date: Saturday, March 4, 2017
Time: 8:00-9:00 PM
Location: Caribbean House

 

3. Mufti Menk Comes to Grenada
We will be arranging transportation from SGU campus to the Trade Center Venue for this event! Please CLICK HERE if you are planning on attending, so we can arrange transportation accordingly!

Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Trade Center, Grand Anse

 

4. MSA Banquet
Mark you calendars for the most awaited MSA event of the term! More details will be posted this upcoming week on Facebook.

Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017
Time: TBD
Location: Rex Resort

 

5. Weekly Quran Classes
An English-speaking imam, Hafidh Suleman, is offering basic-level Quran classes on a weekly basis for those unable to read Arabic and/or anyone who is interested in improving their tajweed. Hafidh Suleman’s wife is also offering these Quran classes for sisters. Both classes will be conducted on the same days/time, in different locations. These classes are open to EVERYONE and will be free of charge. If you are interested in this opportunity, please SIGN UP HERE.

Event Details (Check the MSA Facebook Page for any changes in time/date/location)
Date: Every Saturday ***NOTE: Yesterday’s session has been moved to tonight (Sunday, Feb 26th)
Time: 7:30 PM
Location for brothers: LMNOP Hill Gazebo
Location for sisters: St. David’s – Classroom #2

 

6. Tafsir Sessions After Isha Prayer
Brothers have the opportunity to partake in a short tafsir session by Shaykh Naeem after Isha prayer. Sis Rabiah will lead a weekly sisters’ halaqah at the same time. Arrangements will be made for sisters to pray at the respective venue at 8 PM, prior to the start of the halaqah.

Date: Saturdays (weekly) ***NOTE: Both of yesterday’s sessions have been moved to today (Sunday, Feb 26th)
Time: 8:15 PM
Location for brothers: LMNOP Hill Gazebo
Location for sisters: St. David’s – Classroom #2

 

7. Ramadan 2017
We are collecting donations for food for iftars MSA sponsors during Ramadan 2017. Please click here if you would like to donate to help feed fasting medical students. JazakhAllah Khair.

 

7. Please keep Term 2 in your prayers for their exam this Friday!

 

Additional Requests

 

A. Looking for Khateebs
SGU MSA is looking for more people interested in giving a khutbah on Jummah, even if it is just once. If interested, please click here.  

B. Jummah Survey
Please take a moment to give us feedback on the last Jummah Khutbah and Khateeb (2/24/2017). Click Here to access the feedback form.

 

Weekly Congregational Prayer Times
Fajr: 5:55 AM
Dhuhr: 12:30 PM
Asr: 5:00 PM
Maghrib: 6:20 PM**
Isha: 8:15 PM

*Location: Fajr, Maghrib, and Isha prayers will be on LMNOP Hill
due to construction of the new Musallah, iA. Please check the SGU MSA
Facebook page for updates/locations for Dhuhr and Asr prayers.

 

Best regards. Fi Aman’Allah (May Allah protect you),
Executive Board
SGU Muslim Students Association