rebelling against low expectations

AuthorJohn Bocko

is a student pursuing a master’s in Cultural Apologetics from Houston Christian University. He serves as the Youth and Music Pastor at First Baptist Church in Lamesa, Texas. John is passionate about loving God, loving people, and helping the young people at his church do the same.

Follow the Yellow Brick Road: How Apologetics Develops Your Brain, Heart, and Courage


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a classic story that resonates with everyone, even if they have not seen the movie or read the story. Mention the yellow brick road and prepare to be transported to the land of short, blue-clothed Munchkins and flying monkeys. But I am amazed by this classic story’s deeper message for Christians. The main character, Dorothy, is carried away from the gray...

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 →