Rec Center 12/12 8pm-10:30pm

Salam Alykum,

This Saturday, December 12 starting 8pm-10:30pm  we have rented out a rec center for a sports night inshAllah! @ 

2211 Eppinger Blvd, Thornton, CO 80229

(Thornton Community Center) 

I  will be meeting for Isha, at ikhlas which is at 7:30pm for anyone that can’t meet at the rec , and will need a ride with me. 

Please let me know if you can drive, it’s like 10 min away from the masjid.

Thanks guys, and those with finals may Allah make it easy for you and hope you all pass. Keep working hard!

Haras. 

CEPI Orientation 12/11 7pm!

Masjid Ikhlas is excited to announce our collaboration with the African Community Center in the resettlement of refugee families coming from war-torn countries like Burma, Syria, Afghanistan, and Iraq who are very much in need and are re-settling in our community! But we need volunteers and need your help!

For this reason, you are all invited to a special “refugee resettlement volunteer training and information session” at Masjid Ikhlas this Friday, December 11 starting with dinner at 7:00 pm (see agenda below). Dinner we be provided and we ask that anyone interested in singing up for the volunteer program bring an ID and a credit card to pay the $6.85 for the background check fee. **Also feel free bring any interested friends and family.

Volunteers are needed for a variety of tasks including helping in the welcoming process, organizing donations, furnishing apartments, providing transportation services and so many more. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact Mina Hashem at 720-624-9938 or Haras Rasul 303-875-8812

December 11, 2015 Agenda:
6:00pm – Weekly Friday night lecture
6:45pm – ‘Isha Prayer
7:00pm – Dinner will be provided
7:30pm – ICEP Volunteers’ Orientation

Welcoming Imam ShemsAdeen Ben Masaud

ShemsAdeen_Ben_MasaudAssalamualaykum dear brothers and sisters, peace and blessings be upon you all,

The Metropolitan Denver-North Islamic Center (Masjid Ikhlas), is pleased to announce that as of December 1st 2015, brother  has accepted an offer to be our new full-time Imam at Masjid Ikhlas.

ShemsAdeen Ben-Masaud was born and raised in Denver Colorado, and graduated from the CU Denver Business School with a degree in MIS. He worked in corporate America for the greater part of a decade while remaining highly engaged in the Muslim community as a youth director, volunteer, and speaker.

Last year he returned from Jordan, where he pursued his formal Islamic education and received

his second bachelor’s at (W.I.S.E ) University in the faculty of Islamic Jurisprudence and its

Foundations. He most recently served as an Imam and Youth Director at the Denver Islamic Society, (Masjid Al Nur). He currently lives in Thornton and is beginning his journey as the Imam and Religious Director at Masjid Ikhlas.

Imam ShemsAdeen brings excitement and energy to the table. Anyone who has ever worked with him will testify that he is a very dedicated and hardworking individual who strives for excellence and efficiency. Imam ShemsAdeen understands the vital components of a successful community which is, first and foremost, to seek the pleasure of Allah, to establish a brotherhood/sisterhood, and to organize community activities. Imam ShemsAdeen is passionate about education, character development, and outreach. He plans to work heavily with the youth brothers and sisters and dawah committees.

It is truly a blessing to have Imam ShemsAdeen as part of our center and we look forward to working together with him and everyone in building this community. Please join us in welcoming Imam ShemAdeen with a good heart and continuous dua for success. We ask Allah to bless him and his family, and to give him good in this life and in the next.

Sincerely,

Masjid Ikhlas Executive Board

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