One of the key elements of New Muslim Support is getting revert brothers and sister integrated into the community. It is vitaly important that they become apart of the brotherhood and sisterhood. Every month our New Muslim Support department puts on socials for both brothers and sisters.
New Muslim Socials 2015
Whilst the brothers were having a sizzling BBQ in Leazes, the sisters organised a Picnic in Exhibition Park. There was a lot of scrumptious food.
The brothers organised a BBQ and football session this month for the reverts, but alas, forgot to bring a lighter for the BBQ, tongs to turn the meat over…thus came a rescue for the food in the form of a take out! It was a great day overall and the brothers really enjoyed the day.
As part of our ongoing support for new Muslims, the IDC teams in Newcastle and Middlesbrough held iftaar meals at the IDC office every Friday and shared the breaking of the fast with New Muslims.
An amazing experience and beautiful brotherhood and sisterhood with homemade food.
The team broke their fast together with other members and reverts during Ramadan in a Ramadan NMS Iftar.
NMS Sisters Social Middlesbrough,19/06/2015.
At 9:00pm the New Muslims and the team arrived at woodlands road. At 9.15pm an Islamic reminder about dua was held by sister Shamsa. Iftar was served and the attendees prayed Maghrib and ate together.
This month’s NMS Social was a visit to the Lake District. Here we held a BBQ and played games such as football and cricket.
Summary: Thursday 14th May, 4-6pm. An NMS meet and greet social took place at the Newcastle office. Ice breaker game of people bingo was led by sister Mariam khan. Food was served after with general chat with some of the new Muslims who attended the retreat.
This month the Middlesbrough NMS team made homemade biscuits for their social with new Muslim Sisters and shared a chat over tea & Biscuits.
NMS Sisters Social Newcastle, 19/04/2015.
The IDC Sisters put on a Chineese themed social for new Muslims this month.Along with food and snacks, the group caught up with each other.
NMS Brothers Social Newcastle, 29/03/2015.
The IDC New Muslim Support Team took mentors and mentees to the Islamic Awareness Training course first and then went for a meal after. It was a great chance for new Muslims to learn how to raise Islamic awareness. The mentors and mentees then caught up and socialized over a pizza!
A very successful social for our sisters today!!
Good social gathering, increasing the sisterhood bond, amaaazing food & even a small group reminder why every day should be mothers day!
IDCs Imran Naeem kindly opened his house for February’s NMS Brothers Social. It was a good chance for the New Muslims to feel the brotherhood and play board games with them.
The Brothers NMS Team in Newcastle organised a bowling trip for New Muslim Brothers. After a close game the mentees beat the mentors!
The sisters AT IDC Newcastle monthly New Muslim Support social was an Italian theme this month. An afternoon filled with good company , good food and islamic reminders.
Alhamdulilah today was the 7th shahada we have as part of NMS programme in Newcastle.
First social of the year for the brothers. A good chance for the brothers to catch and talk over a mixed grill!
Sisters monthly social with tea party theme. Food, henna, abayas and hijabs for sale. An opportunity for sisters to relax and get to know one another ins safe environment.