rebelling against low expectations

AuthorSydney Simonds

is a 17 year old homeschooler who loves the Lord with all of her heart. She is an avid reader, enjoys writing, watching Netflix, and loves a good rainy day. Sydney also loves hiking, camping, and most outdoor activities. She dreams of owning a farm one day and running an equine therapy program for special needs kids. Above all, she hopes to fulfill the Lord's purpose for her life and make a difference in the world.

What to do When You Don’t Desire God


Lately, God has been teaching me about his character, especially his overwhelming faithfulness. I say overwhelming because every time I try to understand it I get…well, overwhelmed. It’s one of the craziest and most amazing things I’ve ever known. He’s also been teaching me about my character—especially my unfaithfulness to him. Distracted Again I have a tendency to get distracted...

How God Uses Our Differences to Build Up the Church


Have you ever wondered why God made you the way that He did? I know I have. When I start thinking about all of my flaws and imperfections, it’s hard to imagine how He could possibly use me – or even love me, for that matter. I always think about how shy and awkward I am. I mean, what was He thinking? How on earth am I supposed to witness to people when I can barely hold a simple...

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 →