rebelling against low expectations

AuthorCorin Gregg

Corin Gregg is a 15-year-old follower of Christ from Florida. He is an amateur writer and photographer, and loves to play guitar. When not at school, he is probably reading or skateboarding. He hopes to reach out to nations with low percentages of Christianity, to further the Gospel in lesser-reached areas, and to care for the homeless population.

Are You Seeking Your Own Identity–Or Christ’s?


It’s been slightly over a year and a half since I wrote my article, “How Can I Find My Identity And Calling?” on the Reb. And that year and a half has broken and built up my faith in ways I had never seen before. Backtrack one year ago, and I was finally breaking free from a lot of abominable sin that had gripped my life for months, but had been rooted in my life for years. For about a month, I...

Don’t Miss This Opportunity


I totally expected judgement. In a public-school classroom, where most if not all people in the class supported ideas like same-sex marriage, the transgender ideology, abortion, and all kinds of other corrupt ideas, how could I not expect it? Besides, I had been brushed off plenty of times when I shared anything God-related before. It took probably ten to twenty minutes just to calm my nerves and...

5 Ways to Be Free From Sin (And What I’ve Learned About Forgiveness)


Lately, I’ve learned a lot about myself. God has made me see the power I have in him, but I’ve also realized just how evil and corrupt I can be. It hurts to see the sin inside my heart. As Christians, our souls long to be to be free from the anger, lust, depression, addiction, and hatred in and around us. In a poem by John Newton called I Asked the Lord that I Might Grow, the narrator asks God to...

Worship God In Every Part of Your Life


“Breakfast!” Comes the call from downstairs. In a zombie-like state I drag myself out of bed, stumble down the stairs, and collapse into my chair, looking as if I’d just run a triathlon. Comatosely eating whatever food is set before me, I begin the long trek up the stairs and give myself forty minutes until I start my day. That’s how my days used to begin. In a state of indifference, routine...

How Can I Find My Identity and Calling?


“Who are we?” I wonder if there’s ever been a question asked more often. Philosophers, theologians, scientists, and common men and women have all asked this question. And I’d guess most everyone who has ever set foot on earth has asked this question as well. It’s an interesting question, as it portrays a human need to belong. Everyone feels a need for purpose, meaning, and identity. Whether 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 →