I wish you a very happy new year with the prayers that may Allah Ta'Allah make the year 2015 a blessed one for all of us and for the entire humanity. Let us all pledge that we on our part shall try our best to strive for enhancing our levels of righteousness so as to invoke His grace and mercy. Let us pray for our families and children to be blissful source of delight of our eyes. May Allah Ta'Allah accept our prayers. Aameen.
New Mosque Project Status updates:
The city approval for the new mosque plan are in the final stages. All the face to face meetings are over and the layout, plan and elevation are finalized. Some of the detailed drawings are being submitted at this time and the city has informed us there is no more face to face meetings needed.
The new mosque project details are available on IslamInDallas.org website. Click here for the latest status and to see the latest plan and layout documents as well.
Sister Saima Sheikh published on Islam Ahmadiyya page of Patheos blog regarding the Peshawar shootings and our response.
Press Release of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA condemning hate speech aired by GeoTV on Dec 22, 2014. A video recording of the program can be found here.
Religion News Service published an article about the attack on school children in Peshawar which included interview with sister Saima Sheikh of Dallas. The article was re-published by Washington Times as well.
Activities this quarter
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Dallas participated in the annual turkey drive of Mayor of Plano.
First of the Interfaith Series with North Presbyterian Church was conducted on Oct 19, 2014 at the Church premises. Insha Allah we will have more in the series in the coming months.
MKA Dallas Qaid Mansoor Rana and wife are blessed with their third child, a baby boy on Nov 27, 2014.
Bilal Bajwa and wife Olga are blessed with their first born child, a baby girl, on Oct 27, 2014.
Dr. Shams Rashid, a long time member of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Dallas passed away on Oct 21, 2014.
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