rebelling against low expectations

AuthorMaKayla Watkins

MaKayla Watkins is a teenager who is very thankful for her amazing family, church, and school. At times she can be quiet and reserved, but she also can be talkative and bubbly. She has a very kind heart that loves others. She is very passionate about sharing her middle school experiences to encourage others and let them know that they are not alone. You can find her writings at Rooted in Faith.

You’re Not Enough (But That’s Okay)


Am I enough? So many teens walk around today asking themselves, “Am I enough?” The world gives us two opposite messages: They boost our self esteem and praise us for our works, looks, job, etc. They destroy our self esteem by telling us all that we aren’t. I don’t know about you, but I get sent the second one far more many times than the first. I feel that I can’t measure up, please everyone, or...

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rebelling against low expectations

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