rebelling against low expectations

AuthorRebekah Jacob

is a 17-year-old junior who lives in South Florida. Managing Editor of her school newspaper, she has a passion for journalism and writing about anything from culture to the arts to her faith. She attends Greenhouse Church South Florida, and has been able to pursue Jesus since then. She plans to attend the University of Florida this summer for a journalism internship, and school there eventually as well.

3 Ways Teens Can Combat the Fear of Inadequacy


I never realized how much the fear of inadequacy controlled my life until recently. I’ve always been afraid– afraid of being incapable of doing a good job, and then fearing that my expectations of a “good job” weren’t high enough. Afraid of making mistakes, and then fearing of what other people might think of me when I did. Have you ever experienced this overwhelming feeling of failure and...

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 →