Summary: The church has become powerless organization because she has left Jesus standing outside of the door.
Introduction: (the text is based on the Laodecia Church)
John is lock up.
The church is lock in.
Jesus is lock out.
I. The Position of Christ. (Outside)
I I. The Proximity of Christ. (At the door)
III. The Persistence of Christ. (Standing there)
I V. The Pursuit of Christ. (Knocking)
V. The Plea of Christ. (If any man)
VI. The Predicament of Christ. ( Limited communication)
VII. The Possibilities if He is allowed in...
Conclusion: Will someone get the door?