rebelling against low expectations

AuthorEmily Williams

is a 17-year-old senior who lives in Southern Arizona. She has a passion for Christian theology and politics and she loves good discussions on both. She plans to attend Grand Canyon University in the near future to major in Sociology and minor in Pre-Law. She spends her free time hanging out with her family and friends or curling up in a corner with some iced tea, dark chocolate, and a book by C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien.

What Feeling Inadequate Taught Me About My True Worth


I was sitting at a table at our church youth camp talking with a couple of the camp counselors. One counselor was just a couple of years older than me and just starting college. As I sat there, I overheard him speaking with another student about his participation in a high school robotics competition. As he talked he began to elaborate on his accomplishments, a near perfect SAT score, athletic...

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 →