Dr Abdullah has been living in the Kingdom of Bahrain for the first eight months of this year, 2009. There he has been involved in a series of Dawah projects in conjunction with Discover Islam Bahrain. These include Dawah training for tour guides from around the Muslim world and special classes for the Dawah workers and guides of the Ahmed Al Fateh Mosque, one of the major centre of tourist activity in the country. This beautiful structure hosts over 10,000 visitors per year from all over the world.

Aside from this, Dr Abdullah was part of a team of experts connected to MTE Studios, who are involved in an Islamic exhibition for the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. This major effort will highlight Islamic science and intellectual achievements over the ages.