rebelling against low expectations

AuthorCarolyn Taylor

is 16 and the oldest of 8 kids. She loves sorting her thoughts out on paper and is homeschooled in the beautiful farmlands of Illinois. She enjoys doing anything outside, creating jewelry, reading, playing the guitar and traveling with her family. Her top loves though are her family, her Savior and of course, her chocolate.

The Problem With Comparison


“If anyone thinks they are something when they are not, they deceive themselves. Each one should test their own actions. Then they can take pride in themselves alone, without comparing themselves to someone else, for each one should carry their own load.” — Galatians 6:3-5 Comparing is something I struggle with daily. There are days that don’t go smoothly for me, and I fall into...

Do Heart Things: A Challenge For Every Would-Be World Changer


I believe anyone is capable of doing hard things. Anyone can publish a book, start a business, or run a campaign to raise awareness for AIDS in Africa. Everyone can do hard things once they set their minds to it. And while we might not do something as big as the things mentioned above, we are all capable of doing those things, and more. If we truly ever want something bad enough, trust me, we...

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 →