Welcome! I'm Meredith Cook.

I'm a stay-at-home mom moonlighting as an author and writer of grants.

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The Full-Time-Stay-at-Home-Working-Mom (Part 1)

The Full-Time-Stay-at-Home-Working-Mom (Part 1)

I get asked a lot how I both stay at home with my kids and work full time from home. While I am not an expert and I do not do this perfectly, this is my attempt to answer how I try to be both a present mom and a good employee.

Do We Really Have All Things in Common?

Do We Really Have All Things in Common?

If we believe that Scripture is true, then we believe that the gospel has the power to unite us as fellow believers, regardless of our disagreements.

My Favorite Parenting Advice

My Favorite Parenting Advice

There is one piece of advice that, so far, I have received more than any other. It is always unsolicited. But I never get tired of hearing it. The phrasing may not always be the same but the message is.

Climbing Up the Slide- A Reflection on Habit Changes

Climbing Up the Slide- A Reflection on Habit Changes

In 2020, I leaned into bad habits begun years earlier. It led me to the bottom of a downward spiral in my mental and emotional health. This is the difference changing my habits made to my spiritual, mental, and emotional well-being.

Why I Shifted from Setting Goals to Building Habits

Why I Shifted from Setting Goals to Building Habits

Rather focusing on a list of goals to achieve or New Year's resolutions to (not) follow, I have increasingly begun to speak and think in terms of habit building.

God can use me right where I am. Encouragement or Excuse?

God can use me right where I am. Encouragement or Excuse?

Where you live, where you work, and your relationships are no accident. The Lord can, indeed, use you right where you are.

Sharing the Gospel Cross-Culturally Doesn't Take Expertise

Sharing the Gospel Cross-Culturally Doesn't Take Expertise

You don’t have to be an expert in other cultures to share the hope of the gospel with someone who is much different than you.

Why You Should Be Friends with Missionaries

Why You Should Be Friends with Missionaries

Friendship is not bound by proximity, especially when the gospel is the foundation of that friendship.

Resources to Guide Prayer for the Nations

Resources to Guide Prayer for the Nations

A compilation of resources to help guide your prayer for the nations.