rebelling against low expectations

AuthorEmma Kate Hagg

is a 15-year-old who was born and raised in Texas. She is homeschooled and loves being a part of a small church plant and youth group. She enjoys cooking, hanging out with friends, reading, and listening to all kinds of music. She loves to encourage others and point them back to the Bible.

3 Ways to Break Free from the “Teenager Mold”


I’m a teenager. And I love the new journeys and responsibilities that accompany being a teen like getting a job, learning to drive, and being trusted with important tasks. But what I find frustrating is the “teenager mold” our society has created. Until we turn twenty, most adults’ expectations of us are so low, it’s depressing. They assume all of us between thirteen and nineteen are just selfie...

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 →