The perception is that those who LEAD are going to do so for the sake of unity while those who do not work toward unity are not leaders but in fact troublemakers.
What Jesus did on the cross was not casual and it should be honored for what it was and is: the act of God whereby it was made possible for us to be taken from darkness to Light
While no one will deny that many of our prominent founders were Calvinists, there were others who were not.
Not since the death angel visited Egypt have so many godly people been passed over.
Why did you believe the gospel, but your friend did not? Are you wiser or smarter or more spiritual or better trained or more humble?