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Former Korn Guitarist On Fame, Fragility, Family And Faith

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Brian Welch (former KORN member) joins Christain rock group Red at The 41st Annual GMA Dove Awards at The Grand Ole Opry House on April 21, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Rick Diamond/Getty Images) | Getty

Thousands of people came out to hear a former crystal meth addict turned Christian tell his story.

Brain Welch, more commonly known by his nickname "Head," was at Parkview Christian Church Saturday and Sunday for an on-stage talk with Pastor Tim Harlow. Welch, a founder of the metal band Korn, struggled to overcome a crystal meth, prescription drug and alcohol addiction while part of the band. He now flies solo in his music career, but is not alone. According to Welch, he has found Jesus and has him by his side.

Read the whole story at Tinley Park, IL Patch

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