rebelling against low expectations

AuthorCate VanNostrand

is an 18-year-old college student from Memphis, Tennessee. When Cate is not indulgently reading young adult novels or passionately playing her guitar, she might be studying for school, writing songs for her friends and family, and writing stories of her own. Her favorite music genre is rock and her favorite book of the Bible is Romans. Cate's mission in life is to give glory to God in whatever ways she can.

Why Christians Should Care About Nature Conservation


To say my dad likes the outdoors might be an understatement. He has bookshelves full of books on birds, trees, and mushrooms. His major in college is wildlife conservation. Not a day goes by when he is not counting the birds somewhere around Shelby County. One could say he loves nature. But my dad is not a tree hugger –not by a long shot. He avidly watches baseball, takes our mom on regular date...

Is the Sabbath Still Relevant to Christians?


In a 24/7 world, it can be easy to overlook rest. We are constantly encouraged to multitask, consume large amounts of caffeine to maximize our buzz time, and calculate how to manipulate our circadian rhythm so we can give ourselves more hours each day to work. Even we, as Christians, get caught up in the world’s idea that we should always be working, and rest is a burden, not a blessing. But, are...

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 →