rebelling against low expectations

AuthorCarolyn Betz

is a 20 year old student working towards a license in Special Education. She is a homeschool graduate and enjoys working with the local DD community in her home in Ohio. Current pursuits that she enjoys include playing percussion, practicing American Sign Language, and writing, of course. Through writing, she hopes to effectively share the testimonies God builds into her life.

What to Remember When Life Takes a Detour


“I should be there right now.” The thought crosses my mind for a moment before I refocus my attention on the task at hand: working on the rough draft of a scholarship application. I reject the rising tide of self-pity and disappointment that threatens to wash over my will. I will determine to do my best where I am. An Unexpected Detour During my first year of college, I invested my efforts...

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 →