rebelling against low expectations

AuthorMichaela Thames

is a 17-year-old homeschooler from Brandon, MS. Her favorite pastimes are drawing, reading, and listening to music. She hopes to major in visual art and to use her talents to glorify God.

Jesus Makes Me Unpopular: Michaela’s 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 Michaela! My name is Michaela Thames. I’m 17-years-old, and I live in Mississippi. I read Do Hard Things a couple of years ago, and ever since I’ve...

rebelling against low expectations

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