Abdulrasheed Bello, a movie producer and former singer better known as JJC Skillz, is celebrating the first anniversary of his conversion to Islam.
In a heartfelt Instagram post, JJC Skillz shared the story of his reversion to Islam, expressing gratitude for the guidance and support of his beloved elder brother.
He acknowledged his indebtedness to the Muslim community, who warmly embraced him and made him feel like one of their own. Their unwavering support, friendship, and unity have provided him with a profound sense of belonging.
“Today marks a significant milestone in my life. With the guidance of my dear elder brother, on the 10th of July 2022, I embraced Islam and embarked on a journey that has brought me immense growth, understanding, and spiritual fulfillment.
Reverting to Islam has allowed me to establish a deeper connection with my Creator, finding solace and peace in the knowledge that I am part of a greater plan and purpose.
I am deeply grateful to the Muslim community, who have welcomed me with open arms and embraced me as one of their own. Their unwavering support, friendship, and unity have instilled in me a profound sense of belonging.
This journey has not been without its challenges. It has required introspection, self-reflection, and a willingness to question my preconceived notions. However, through these challenges, I have grown, emerging with a renewed faith and a richer perspective on the complexities of life.
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As I continue on this path, I recognize that the journey of faith is ongoing. There will always be room for growth, learning, and seeking a deeper connection with God.
To those contemplating a similar leap of faith, I encourage you to embark on your personal exploration. Open your heart to the possibility of growth and embrace the transformative power that faith can bring.
To my loved ones who have witnessed my transformation, I am grateful for your unwavering support and acceptance. Your love and encouragement have strengthened me, affirming that this choice was made within the context of a larger community.
On this anniversary, as I reflect on the past year, I am humbled by the journey. Every step has been guided by God’s grace, and I give all the glory to Allah. May my faith continue to radiate as a beacon of love, compassion, and understanding, and may it serve as an invitation for others to embark on their own path of self-discovery and spiritual growth. Amin ya rabbi.”