Q: My worship has dropped a little since my kids have come along, what should I do?
Caring for family is hard work, and it’s common for both parents to struggle in balancing spiritual needs and familial obligations.
There’s a famous narration where one of the companions of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) was concerned about his faith itself because of it.
When he sat with the Prophet, he remembered Allah and his Iman felt strong. When he went home though, he got busy and distracted.
He took his question to the Prophet, and the advice he received is as relevant today as it was then.
Sheikh Yahya Adel Ibrahim explains what one should do.