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"Do I prioritise connecting with Allah(SWT) over everything in my life?"

​Stop Lying to Yourself about what matters! I listened to an interesting talk last night by Mirza Yawar Baig ("Fajr Reminders" which covered the topic of time management. More specifically, how we make time for physical, emotional, spiritual and social aspects of our lives.  If we have to prioritise activities for each of these every day, which one would automatically be number one?  As Muslims, obviously, we answer spiritual should be first but how often is that really true. Do our words really transform into action? 'For me, I have set myself a goal to complete some online quraan tafseer.  Yet, I still find myself putting it off for the last few days.  So I have to ask myself, am I really treating the spiritual dimension in my life as a priority? Ironically, although we give less priority to this spiritual aspect, it is the one thing that will help us achieve all other aspects.  For example taking time to start the day with Quran recitation may feel like it's d