rebelling against low expectations

AuthorCara Devereux

is a 21 year old who loves to talk about Jesus. When she's not doing that you can find her reading, sketching, or playing her ukulele. She hopes one day to be a translator.

What If Sickness Keeps Me From Graduating?


It was four years ago, around this time of year. The flat was silent, empty. I had just arrived home from university. I didn’t even take my coat off. I just dropped my backpack, sank down on the floor, and cried my eyes out. It would be two more years before the doctors worked it out, and by that time I was resigned to how my life was changing–how it would have to change if my...

3 Things Every Rebelutionary Needs to Remember


The Rebelution is no longer just a teenage rebellion against low expectations. Because we are rebelutionaries, we rejected the Neverland nature of our generation. The inevitable yet desirable has happened: we have grown up. Here we are, in our twenties some of us, looking back and everything has changed and nothing has changed since we first began to walk the Rebelutionary Road. I see it in some...

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 →