ISLAMIC BOOK PDF WHY I ASK PEOPLE TO BECOME MUSLIMS: A FEW OF THE REASON

Introduction
Many people have asked me, to tell them how I became a
Muslim, and the truth is, I really didn’t know. I know now that
Allah gave me mercy and let me become a Muslim.
About three years after I became Muslim, I received a phone
call from my father telling me my mother was dying from
cancer. I was told that if I wanted to see her before she dies, I
should hurry. Unfortunately, she died before I got there.
I made a decision not to tell my family that I have become
Muslim until I learn enough about Islam to explain it to them. I
have regretted ever since that my mother died before I could talk
to her. My father however is a different story.
When my father picked me up, I told him I had become
Muslim. He had a look on his face like he wasn’t happy; then,
he asked me: “Why?” I don’t know why I said what I said then;
I told him it was his fault. He looked at me and said: “My
fault?!” I said: ‘Yes, it’s your fault’, and he asked: ‘How is it my
fault?’
I began to explain: ‘When I was a child, you use to tell me
not to listen to other people, and to make my own choices; not to
look at the color of peoples’ skin; not to care how much money
they have, to judge people for what they do, not for what they
say. So, that’s what I did. Nobody asked me to become a
Muslim; nobody gave me any books, I studied the religion on
my own, and I found it to be the Truth, and it’s your fault!’ He
said: ‘Yes it’s my fault’.
Although my father has chosen not to become a Muslim, he
still respects my decision. He also made the comment that I have
improved; I’m not as shy and afraid to talk to people anymore. I