rebelling against low expectations

AuthorJulia Rose

is a fourteen-year-old writer, dreamer, and a proud Bible Bee-er and YDubber. She is blessed to be surrounded by godly role models who have given her a great example of following God and one day desires to do the same for others. She can be found at her blog,

Do You Value Your Friends More Than Your Family?


“It’s like you’d rather be with your friends instead of your family.” Ouch. When my mom said this to me, I immediately switched into defense mode, ready to justify my actions. But could I? If I was honest, what would I say? Were my friends a greater priority? Would I trade time with my family for time with my friends Did I really turn my brothers away so I could text my friends? Did I ignore my...

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 →