rebelling against low expectations

AuthorEmilie Hockman

is fourteen years old and loves photography, web design, and children. She loves and wants to serve her Lord and Savior with all her heart. She is currently homeschooled and uses her free time to raise money for orphans.

Gifts of Grace by Emilie


I was four when it all began. It started with something most children hear at one time or another: “Em, you need to finish your food. Think of all the children in other countries who don’t have anything to eat.” Within minutes, I was in my room collecting pennies, candy, and cracker packs in a paper bag which I promptly handed to my mom. “What’s this?” she asked. “I want to give...

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 →