rebelling against low expectations

AuthorLydia Grande

is an 18-year-old homeschool student from Richmond, Virginia, who has a passion for God and people. God has been faithful in her life and she wants to share the hope that He has given her with others. In her spare time, Lydia enjoys reading, blogging, and writing letters. She has a special place in her heart for children and hopes God will use her passion for people and writing to point others to Him.

Why Everybody Has a Story (And You Need to Tell Yours)


In 2 Corinthians, Paul talks about boasting in his weakness. Why on earth would anyone want to boast about their weakness? I want people to know the things I’ve accomplished, not the ways I’ve failed. I want people to know I went twenty-two miles in cycle class, not the fifteen measly miles I went the next day because I was tired and sore. I want people to know about the blog posts...

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 →