rebelling against low expectations

AuthorKayla Andersen

Kayla Andersen is a writer and speaker located in Chicago, IL. She graduated from Moody Bible Institute with a major in communications and has since served as a chapel speaker and a donor development professional. Her ideal Friday night includes sitting in her quiet apartment with a tub of ice cream and a blinking cursor. Kayla is passionate about encouraging and equipping the church through her writing, which can be found at

Why Valentine’s Day Is My Favorite Holiday (Even Though I’m Single)


I have never had a date on Valentine’s Day. Not only that, but I’ve never been on a date. Period. So as the season of red bouquets and frilly cards comes around once again, you’d think a feeling of dread would begin to overtake me. I’m as single as they come. But even though I have always been single in February, Valentine’s Day is still my favorite holiday. Here are three reasons why: 1...

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 →