rebelling against low expectations

AuthorKaris Berrey

Karis Berrey is a teen Christian writer who loves stories. She writes stories (geeky!), reads stories (nerdy!), and her life is a story (tasty! Wait, what?). Above all, Karis wants Jesus to be the hero of her story. She wants the stories that she writes to point to the Greatest Story Ever Told, the story of the Bible. If she’s not writing or reading, you might find Karis singing (screechy!), rampaging with her seven sisters (crazy!), and, most importantly, NOT cooking (klutzy!).

Not On My Schedule: How To Deal With Big Changes In Your Life


It was a fine day in Georgia. The sun was hot, the air clear, and birds chirped in the trees. Typical. But in it all was a strange sense of foreboding. What had my mother said before she and my dad left? “When we get back, we’re going to tell you news that will change your life.” Now they were back. My sisters and I were all gathered around my dad in the living room. “Daddy, what is the news?”...

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 →