rebelling against low expectations

AuthorHannah Opperman

is a 14-year-old homeschooler from Virginia. She enjoys playing piano, participating in homeschool Christian Drama, and doing anything crafty! She aspires to be a pilot for Missionaries in remote places. She wants to have a family, and finish writing then publish a book. She is eager to spread the hope that Jesus has given her, and help other teens stand up to the cultural norms and low expectations.

4 Ways to Comfort Your Hurting Friend


Everybody has a different way of mourning. Some stay quiet and to themselves, blocking out the world. Some try to brush it off and hang out with friends, so they don’t feel the pain so strongly. Some laugh it off, pretending they don’t care. Yet still others take you into their confidence and tell you all that they are thinking. There is no “one-size-fits-all” when it comes to comforting your...

5 Ways to be More Productive


Are you the kind of person who struggles with following through with things? Do you procrastinate, make excuses, and even lie to yourself just so you don’t have to do that one pesky chore? You’re not the only one. I struggle with that too. In fact, a lot of my friends struggle with doing things on time and getting them done well. So, since it seems that people in general struggle with the...

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 →