Why is Important to focus on essential evangelical doctrine at SIBC?

Do you believe this kind of focus would be healthy for the church as a whole?  Should pastors and teachers in denominationally affiliated churches emphasize this same kind of “unity in essentials”?

Review Pastor Dan’s explanation of opinions, convictions, and beliefs.  How can these distinctions promote unity in the church?  How important is it to promote unity in the church – body of Christ?

Discuss the Garden-City in Revelation 21-22.  Share your thoughts on how this description blesses you.

Share with group members the three things you most look forward to as we join Christ together at the close of this age and beginning of eternity with him.