Jon Peters was born and raised in Brenham, TX. Brenham is known as the “Capital of Texas Baseball”. Jon was a Pitcher for the Brenham High School baseball team and won 53 consecutive games. His story was covered by ESPN, The Today Show, Sports Illustrated, and many other media outlets. After high school, he signed to play baseball at Texas A&M. After 4 arm surgeries, Jon gave up baseball.
Once has baseball career ended, he struggled with fining his identity. He decided to move to Houston and pursue a business career. He still searched for significance and struggled with alcohol addiction. This led to Jon hitting “rock bottom” and losing his marriage. He cried out for help, sough treatment, and surrendered his life to Jesus.
He now passionately serves Jesus, is a proud Dad of 2 kids, has a successful career, and is writing a book to tell his story of redemption through Christ.
Jon joins this podcast to share his story and the story of the power of Jesus over any stronghold in life.