rebelling against low expectations

AuthorAmanda Beguerie

lives in Massachusetts, and is 15-years-old. She has been homeschooled her whole life, and is a pastor's kid. She enjoys playing and writing music, and enjoys leading Bible studies and youth group lessons. Amanda loves to read, especially the Bible, and she blogs twice a week at

5 Things That Make The Teen Years Absolutely Crazy


I think being a teen is crazy. It’s like a roller coaster and we’re standing on the loop-de-loop. (Or something like that. I’ve never been great with analogies.) Anyway, I wanted to talk about five things that make the teen years crazy, and what we can do about them. 1) Stress Life is stressful… there’s no denying it. School, pressure from everywhere, more freedom...

Reading God’s Word: A New Year’s Resolution for The Rebelution


The New Year will be here in a few short days, and I wanted to encourage us all to do something together. Honestly, how many of us truly read our Bibles regularly? How many of us memorize scripture? Do we see it as important? Well, according to God’s Holy Word, it is very important. “How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word. With my whole heart I...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →