rebelling against low expectations

AuthorJosie Boekestein

is an 18 year-old girl from a small town in Michigan. She currently works at a dairy farm and is a homeschool graduate. Josie loves cows, long walks, and writing. She has been writing ever since she can remember and has been passionate about Jesus from a young age. Josie wishes to give glory to God alone in all she does.

Daily Faithfulness


Faithful– we hear that word a lot to describe God; He is loyal, reliable, trustworthy. He never fails. In both the big and little things, God is faithful. When God said He would give the Israelites the Promised Land, He did, despite their constant complaining. When God said He would give Solomon wisdom and blessings, He did, despite Solomon’s shortcomings. When God said He would send a Savior, He...

Turn Your Eyes: 5 Ways to Fight Lukewarm Christianity


Most of you probably know the hymn, “Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus.” Turn your eyes upon Jesus, Look full in His wonderful face And the things of this world will grow strangely dim In the light of His glory and grace. Often, we sing hymns and read verses, but don’t grasp their magnitude and significance. The words of this hymn recently hit me. If you are fixing your gaze on Jesus, all the things of...

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 →