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From Internship to Asia

As an International Affairs student at Kennesaw State University with absolutely no interest in diplomacy, many may have wondered if Blake chose the right major. However, Blake explains that he selected the major because of his desire to be involved globally, even if it was not through the typical career …
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VIDEO: Hajj 2011

This weekend is the Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca, one of the pillars of Islam. Learn about the traditions of the Hajj observed on each day. Thanks for praying throughout the weekend for Muslims on the Hajj. You can print the prayer guide mentioned in the video (PDF) here.
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Climbing for freedom

OM team member Lori Degler is interviewed by a reporter in South Florida on the upcoming Freedom Climb in January, an event to raise funds and awareness for OM justice issues.  You can learn more at the Freedom Climb website. (NOTE: the video below begins with an ad.)
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Tonight: Islam’s Night of Power

Tonight Muslims honor Mohammed’s reception of the Qur’an during what is called the Night of Power. It is a time to perform rituals but more importantly, make special requests of God. The Muslim’s requests would be no different than anyone else’s: prayers for provision, for safety, for families. But normally, …