From Surrender to Submission
Jacqueline Jamilah Jackson is a convert to Islam, raised in a traditional Baptist family in Dallas, Texas. She will share her journey of conversion from the Baptist faith to Islam, including reasons for converting, surprises within the faith, and dealing with family and friends afterward.
At United Muslim Masjid in Waterbury, CT, Jamilah runs a convert care program where she teaches basic Islam, Women’s Rights in Islam, and provides support for displaced, abused, neglected, and abandoned Muslim women and children.
She is a community organizer with Naugatuck Valley Project and has spoken at several Unity rallies, community centers, and organized interfaith projects. She lives in Waterbury, CT with her husband and two daughters.
See www.muusct.org (Photo by XXX on Unsplash.com)