rebelling against low expectations

AuthorRachel Snyder

is a 16-year-old with a passion for writing, serving others, missions, and most of all Jesus Christ. She aspires to pursue Him in her everyday life and pour out the love He has shown her onto those around her. She is far from perfect, and rather plain and ordinary, but she serves a perfect and awesome God.

The Question: What Are You Going to Do When You Grow Up?


I shift uncomfortably in the back seat as all eyes in the car suddenly turn to me. A quiet giggle lingers on my lips as I play with my hands, struggling for the right words for The Question. Ah yes, The Question. That Question. “So Rachel, what would you like to do?” Every teenager in the car has answered it flawlessly so far, as if they have stood in front of the mirror rehearsing it a dozen...

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 →