rebelling against low expectations

AuthorLouis Gervais

is a sinner saved by grace through faith in Jesus Christ. Although born and raised in Texas, he is currently a missionary sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the Republic of South Africa. Photography, filmmaking and history are among his personal interests. The love of God sustains him (as does a love for God’s Word) and encourages him to reach out to lost souls.

I’m 23 and I’m a Missionary to South Africa: Louis’ Story


After reading so many great entries for the Do Hard Things Story Contest, we’ve decided to highlight a story on TheRebelution every week for the rest of the year. Each story emphasizes how Do Hard Things has impacted these rebelutionaries. Today, meet Louis! In 1992, I was born into a Christian family in Central Texas, the child of South African immigrants. We spoke Afrikaans at home. At a young...

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 →