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Post by RickD » Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:36 pm

I didn't read the article, but I have news for Alice. Jesus is risen. It's futile to dig for him.

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Post by abelcainsbrother » Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:30 pm


You did'nt know Alice Cooper is a Christian?
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Post by abelcainsbrother » Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:39 pm

If you like that one,you'll probably like this one too.
Cleansed By Fire.
https://youtu.be/Otn29pk-FvY
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Post by abelcainsbrother » Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:40 pm

Alice Cooper talks about his faith in Christianity and his religious talks with the Satanic rocker Marilyn Manson.
https://youtu.be/Clsb24YZlHs
Hebrews 12:2-3 Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith;who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross,despising the shame,and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.

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Post by abelcainsbrother » Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm

You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.
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Post by abelcainsbrother » Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:01 pm

Glen Campbell Rhinestone Cowboy.
https://youtu.be/8kAU3B9Pi_U
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Re: Alice Digs Jesus?

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Post by Stu » Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am

abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
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Post by abelcainsbrother » Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:22 pm

Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
I like Megadeth also and I've read that book.
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Re: Alice Digs Jesus?

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Post by Nessa » Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:11 pm

Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
Not all drinking problems are the same. I knew a non christian who had a problem and now they can still drink.

My dad got drunk at weekends but ok during the week. Functioning alcoholic.

So I dont think its a 'God gets the glory' moment cos you can still drink moderately. Once the root cause is taken away, alcohol can be no longer a problem for some

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Re: Alice Digs Jesus?

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Post by RickD » Tue Apr 03, 2018 2:15 pm

Nessa wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
Not all drinking problems are the same. I knew a non christian who had a problem and now they can still drink.

My dad got drunk at weekends but ok during the week. Functioning alcoholic.

So I dont think its a 'God gets the glory' moment cos you can still drink moderately. Once the root cause is taken away, alcohol can be no longer a problem for some
Nessa,

My dad was the same way. Awful drunk almost every Friday. He'd stumble home, sometimes crashing his truck, and get in an argument with my mom.

I really didn't know how much that affected me until I got older. I never really dealt with it. I just tried to brush it aside.
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Post by Nessa » Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:13 pm

RickD wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 2:15 pm
Nessa wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
Not all drinking problems are the same. I knew a non christian who had a problem and now they can still drink.

My dad got drunk at weekends but ok during the week. Functioning alcoholic.

So I dont think its a 'God gets the glory' moment cos you can still drink moderately. Once the root cause is taken away, alcohol can be no longer a problem for some
Nessa,

My dad was the same way. Awful drunk almost every Friday. He'd stumble home, sometimes crashing his truck, and get in an argument with my mom.

I really didn't know how much that affected me until I got older. I never really dealt with it. I just tried to brush it aside.
I think humans are good at stuffng things down and detaching... even kids

my dad was an angry drunk... tho actually more angry sober?

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Post by Stu » Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:21 am

Nessa wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
Not all drinking problems are the same. I knew a non christian who had a problem and now they can still drink.

My dad got drunk at weekends but ok during the week. Functioning alcoholic.

So I dont think its a 'God gets the glory' moment cos you can still drink moderately. Once the root cause is taken away, alcohol can be no longer a problem for some
Not sure you can make that call.
Dave said he had tried everything else, and it was only once he had a relationship with God was he able to stop and then drink moderately. Many of his friends even said that he will never be able to have a social drink again, it's an all or nothing scenario. Well they were wrong.
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Post by Nessa » Wed Apr 04, 2018 2:31 am

Stu wrote:
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:21 am
Nessa wrote:
Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Stu wrote:
Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:59 am
abelcainsbrother wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:49 pm
You probably did'nt know this but Alice Cooper and the country singer Glen Campbell(Rhinestone Cowboy,Galvastan,etc) but they were good friends and played golf together and they both are Christians of course Glen got hooked on drugs for a long time but I think Alice was a positive influence.Also even when on drugs Glen Campbell still considered himself a Christian and he eventually got clean.Also Alice Cooper is known to have been a positive influence on rockers who got hooked on drugs,etc like Megadeth's Dave Mustaine.It was Alice Cooper's influence on him that helped him get in rehab and off drugs and he is now a Christian also.

Yeah was also going to mention Dave Mustaine. Megadeth just happens to be my favourite band so that was extra cool for me, oh and the bass player Dave Ellefson is also a Christian now.

Mustaine became a Christian after a long period of doing drugs and alcohol. After trying everything possible he said it was his relationship with Christ that helped him get clean.

The amazing thing is that even after being an alcoholic, today he is able to have a social drink and not go overboard. This is no doubt testimony to the power of God and what He is able to do.

For those interested, you can read his story in his book titled Mustaine here: https://www.amazon.com/Mustaine-Heavy-M ... s=mustaine
Not all drinking problems are the same. I knew a non christian who had a problem and now they can still drink.

My dad got drunk at weekends but ok during the week. Functioning alcoholic.

So I dont think its a 'God gets the glory' moment cos you can still drink moderately. Once the root cause is taken away, alcohol can be no longer a problem for some
Not sure you can make that call.
Dave said he had tried everything else, and it was only once he had a relationship with God was he able to stop and then drink moderately. Many of his friends even said that he will never be able to have a social drink again, it's an all or nothing scenario. Well they were wrong.
Well, didnt you just make a call yourself?

I should of said I dont necessarily think its a 'God gets the glory' moment tho it could be.

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Re: Alice Digs Jesus?

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Post by Nessa » Wed Apr 04, 2018 2:36 am

Tho I guess he does get all the glory but people can be so quick to attach God to everything as if he is always responsible

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