Divine Wisdom: The passage,
“O You who believe! Enter absolutely into peace (Islam). Do not follow in the footsteps of satan. He is an outright enemy to you”. QN2:208; reminds those of us who get easily disturbed when we have to do two or three things at a time and the others, who are energised by fielding several projects at once that, Satan studies us carefully and knows which buttons to push in order to steal our peace and distract us.
In other words, to live a life of peace, we must study ourselves and know what and who our peace stealers are, even in the midst of our hustle and bustle.
So Beloved, let the knowledge that:
1) Satan uses many of the same tactics on everyone;
2) By allowing ourselves to get overly tired, we are opening a door for Satan;
3) In the middle of life’s storms, we can be anchored by God’s peace; and
4) To break free, we have to be honest with ourselves;
Teach you, this new week to always have our mind fixed on God, even as we set our targets based on goals to be achieved and be a better person through accomplished goals!
Pray with me: O Allah! Thank you for the gift of life. Help me to have my mind fixed on You and Perfect my thoughts and acts, that my heart desires may be connected with Your purpose for me and my household.
Good morning and have a blessed and successful week!