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Executive Summary

In this course, Shaykh Yusuf Weltch aims to pinpoint the 12 biggest challenges that youth face while trying to hold on to their faith. He hopes to share the Prophetic guidance to equip the youth with what they need to respond to these challenges in the best way possible.

This course covers guidance and advice related to the 12 most difficult challenges that everyone will encounter. Guidance will be shared from the Qur’an and the Sunna of the Prophet (may Allah bless him and give him peace) as well as from personal experiences of Yusuf Weltch who himself converted to Islam and has dealt with many of these issues firsthand.

In a world full of increasing amounts of corruption and tearing of the moral fabric that once formed our world, youth are the ones who get the brunt of these harms. The youth are the target of much of the corruption we see around us and if they are properly equipped and well-informed on the guidance and teachings of Islam they will be able to make the right choices, overcome difficulties, and avert the harms of this world and the next.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Companionship

Lesson 2: Why Obey?

Lesson 3: Surviving an Irreligious Environment

Lesson 4: Dealing with the Cultural Divide

Lesson 5: The Islamic Perception of Women

Lesson 6: Finding True Role Models: What to look for?

Lesson 7: Taking Advantage of Your Youth

Lesson 8: How to have productive entertainment

Lesson 9: Finding a Spouse: What to look for?

Lesson 10: Dealing With Difficult Parents

Lesson 11: The Devil’s Plot Against the Youth

Lesson 12: How to navigate the challenges of life. Who to turn to?

Learning outcomes

  • Clarity regarding these challenges
  • Advice on how to prevent falling into trials and tribulations
  • Shedding light on the realities of what society glorifies
  • A change of perception on life, priorities, and our purpose in this world