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Diamonds in the Rough


You know diamonds are formed under great pressure. Under the duress of approximately 725,000 pounds per square inch, and at temperatures of over 2000 degrees (Fahrenheit), a diamond will begin to form. The carbon atoms bond together to form crystals under this high pressure and temperature.

Leaders will shine the brightest in the greatest moments of pressure! Right now, you may find yourself in a very challenging situation! What is your attitude and perspective? You and I have been designed for challenge. You and I have been designed to have an positive influence on our world whether it’s leading though a challenging situation in our businesses, with our teams, our organizations, with our families, with our communities in our world. That is how leaders get developed and begin to shine like a diamond…and that will spur on the spirit of the comeback.


Pete has a rotation of 60 inspirational  “Second Wind Radio –  Spirit of the Comeback” messages. Mike Gilland (The Shepherd Radio – Radio Station Operations Manager) has graciously given Pete the opportunity to record these messages at THE SHEPHERD RADIO. These messages now air on the radio and the segments are called “FOR THE WIN!” The messages will broadcast on the following “The Shepherd Network” radio stations:

Orlando – 1270 AM

Ocala/The Villages – 720 AM  and 103.5 FM

Gainesville – 1430 AM and 96.3 FM


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