rebelling against low expectations

AuthorChristopher O Rear

18, is a Jesus following, piano playing, entrepreneur-ing, writing, soccer player for Boyce College. He is proud to call Louisville his home despite the miserable winters he endures there! He leads a team of writers for FoundWhoIAm, a blog by Christian teens to encourage other believers in their walk with Christ.

What Advent Teaches Us About Waiting and Longing


“Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD.” -Psalm 27:14 Advent. It is the waiting, the anticipation of what is coming. The first advent was the expectation that God would send a Messiah, and the result of that is why we celebrate Christmas! But right now, as we look back to our celebration of the birth of Christ just a week ago, it’s important to...

You Need to Start Taking Risks


“Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.” — 1 Corinthians 15:58 Does it make sense to take risks? If you’re like me, you’re probably someone who would prefer to take the option with the higher guaranteed outcome. If we’re talking about driving, that...

What Baseball and Ancient Kings Teach Us About Our Heritage


“So Abijah rested with his fathers, and they buried him in the City of David. Then Asa his son reigned in his place…” – 2 Chronicles 14:1 You are probably asking yourself, “Who is Abijah?” At this point in Israel’s history, King Solomon has died. If you’ve read this part of the Bible before, you’ll recall that due to insolence on the part of...

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 →