Converts Unplugged
  • New Beginnings
6 episodes
New Beginnings is pleased to present to you this monthly podcast for converts, by converts. Join hosts Aisha and Amanda along with special guests as they discuss issues converts to Islam face before, during, and after conversion.No fluff, no holding back, just honest conversation.

Episodes

Ramadan Special
2021 Apr 081h 21s
Aisha and Amanda are joined by Khadija Kimchi of The Camelia's Bloom, for a Ramadan special discussing the joys and the challenges of this blessed month for new Muslims and converts.
Coming out of the Conversion Closet: Telling your loved ones that you're Muslim!
2021 Mar 111h 21s
Aisha and Amanda are joined by Andrea and AbdulMaalik, who share with us their journeys to Islam and the reactions of friends and family to their conversion.
Do Converts Experience Male Privilege
2021 Feb 1153m 14s
This month Converts Unplugged hosts Aisha and Amanda welcome Martin and Shaykh Bilal for a discussion on the different experiences of male and female converts.
Tips for new Muslims: Do's and don'ts
2021 Jan 1454m 47s
Hosts Aisha and Amanda are joined by long-time converts Hanan and John. We discuss their journeys to Islam, and talk about some tips to help new Muslims avoid common difficulties and pitfalls.You can see some of sister Hanan's work here:...
Book Recommendations for New Muslims
2020 Dec 101h 4m 27s
We were joined by our special guest, Yahya Birt where we discussed book recommendations for new Muslims.1.Theresa Corbin and Kaighla Um Dayo, “The New Muslim’s Field Guide.” ...
Welcome to Converts Unplugged
2020 Nov 0939m 49s
In this introductory welcome episode, Amanda and Aisha introduce the theme for future podcasts and share some personal stories.
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