rebelling against low expectations

AuthorMallory O'Bier

is a 21-year-old Servant of the King, DHTU graduate, word hoarder, and dreamer, who lives with her parents and two siblings near an “End State Maintenance” sign in Virginia. She tries to focus on writing her “novel-in-progress” when she’s not being distracted by her other writing projects, going on adventures, participating in online classes, talking shop with other writers, reading, drawing, or practicing guitar.

If You Reach One Person, You’ve Succeeded


One Sunday in church, our preacher shared with us the theme of North American Missions for the year: “Whatever it takes, reaching the one.” They were planning to focus on ministering to people individually. The last three words of their slogan, “reaching the one,” struck me because I felt that my own focus was so very different. I wanted everything I did to impact as many as possible...

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 →