The Bible certainly teaches us to submit to church leadership, but it also tells us to test the "spirits".  It also commends personal searching of the scriptures to be sure the things being taught are true, and it even warns against false teachers.

Even though you may have grown up in your group or faith, everyone grows up with some belief structure or lack of one, that does not insure it is correct.  We have the responsibility to be sure what we have been or are being taught is true.

Here is a Biblical test to see if you are ready for heaven, you can compare it with your understanding of what the leadership has said about it. Click here to take it.