rebelling against low expectations

AuthorMadison Woodard

is a 16-year-old from Oklahoma. She is the oldest of eight children and the daughter of two wonderful people she looks up to and still calls Mommy and Daddy. She has been home-educated her entire life and runs a blog entitled, Reflection, because she truly desires to reflect her Lord and Savior in everything.

Christian Osterhout, Age 17: Lost His Parents, Adopted By His Coach


The Rebelution is one of my favorite blogs. I love the continual reminder to do hard things, especially as young people. So when I heard about my neighbor Christian Osterhout’s story, I knew I wanted to share it with fellow Rebelutionaries. Christian didn’t get to choose his hard things; they were chosen for him in middle school when he learned that both his parents were very ill. His dad who had...

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 →