It is Allah Who sends the Winds and they raise the Clouds: then does He spread them in the sky as He wills and break them into fragments until thou seest rain-drops issue from the midst thereof: then when He has made them reach such of his servants as He wills behold they do rejoice! (Surah 30, Verse 48)
As a child, whenever I was afraid of doing something, my father would always say the same thing: “Say Allah’s name and go forward.” Even today, when father passed away a few years ago, every time I am in fear of anything, I can hear him saying those words. I believe the confidence comes not only from the fact that my father gave me good advice, but more so the foundation the phrase rests on: Faith in Allah’s Grace.
If I am honest, and really pay attention, I can see Grace woven through my entire life