Book Club

Monday Night Book Club

Meeting time:  Last Monday of every month at 7 p.m.
Meeting location: The meeting location varies every month. Please contact to join.

The current book for the month of May 2013 is “Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success” by Adam Grant.  We will be meeting to discuss this book on May 27th in the evening. Click here to go to the calendar listing of this event.

Past Book Selections

Islam and the Blackamerican by Sherman A. Jackson
Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, in the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation  by Eboo Patel
Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Showbusiness by Neil Postman
Islam without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty by Mustafa Akyol
Memories of Muhammad: Why the Prophet Matters by Omid Safi
The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I here For?  by Rick Warren
Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation by Tariq Ramadan
American Muslims: Bridging Faith and Freedom by Muqtedar Khan
Forgiveness, Tolerance & Dialogue by Fethullah Gulen (selected section from his book “Love & Tolerance)
Start Something That Matters by Blake Mycoskie
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

Past Article Selections

Living Islam with Purpose, A Nawawi Foundation Paper by Umar Faruq Abd-Allah, Ph.D.
Islam and the Cultural Imperative, A Nawawi Foundation Paper by Umar Faruq Abd-Allah, Ph.D.
Shariah, Democracy, and the Modern Nation State by Sherman A. Jackson
The Cellular Church: How Rick Warren Built His Ministry by Malcolm Gladwell
Reflections on Building Community by Anas Coburn