rebelling against low expectations

AuthorGabrielle Sequeira

is a 15-year old homeschooler who loves to serve on the worship team at her church, swim competitively, and write fantasy stories. She enjoys the many privileges of being the oldest of four kids, and above all, she wants to spread the news to everyone that they are loved by the Creator.

If your friends had to describe you, what would they say?


Last Sunday, I was sitting by myself after church and observing the people around me. I found that I could look at almost each person and find something that I knew about them — the part of themselves that they displayed the most, something that defined them. Some of my friends stood in a circle and I instantly picked out the popular girl who quickly became everyone’s best friend. I noticed...

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 →