Church is Messy
Rick Henderson and Svea Merry
Church is messy podcast recorded at Autumn Ridge Church in Rochester, MN
Mar 29 2022
Church is Messy with Rick Henderson is a brand new podcast launching on March 30. Each week, we will bring the message of the Gospel into the everyday messes of life.
Nov 16 2022
Regifting: Your Questions Answered
In this episode of Church Is Messy, Rick and Svea discuss listener questions from the Regifting series.
Nov 9 2022
Regifting: Shields Down
Svea and Rick have a vulnerable conversation about vulnerability.
Nov 2 2022
Regifting: Heart of the Matter
This week on Church Is Messy, we look at the conversation between Jesus and the woman at the well and how Jesus challenges us to move toward the messes and evaluate how we engage with people different from us.
Oct 26 2022
Regifting: Good Grief
Rick and Svea discuss grief and the interplay of emotional maturity and spiritual health.
Oct 19 2022
Regifting: Into the Borderlands
In this week's episode Pastor Rick and Pastor Svea explore the freedom found in limits
Oct 12 2022
Rick and Svea discuss Christian Nationalism in this episode of Church Is Messy.
Oct 5 2022
The Nicene Creed
Rick and Svea answer questions they've received about some of the theology of the Nicene Creed.
Sep 28 2022
Sacred Series 2022: Doubt and Deconstruction
Doubt and deconstruction are often thought of as bad words. Are they better thought of as powerful tools God can use to strengthen our foundation of trust and faith in him?
Sep 21 2022
Sacred Series 2022: Orthodoxy
Today we're exploring orthodoxy and unity in the church, some controversial theological topics, tools for maintaining unity, and why Rick is the way he is.
Aug 31 2022
Uncensored: Further Discussion of Biblical Sexuality
Based on our recent message called "Uncensored" this episode takes a further look at the nuances of acceptance vs approval.
Jul 20 2022
Being a Church of All Cultures
Listen in on a discussion between pastors Otis Hall, Rick Henderson, and Svea Merry as they discuss what it means to be a church of all cultures.
Jul 13 2022
_____ Bless the USA
From Pastor Rick's Independence Weekend message: Is the USA a Christian nation? Was it ever a Christian nation?
Jul 6 2022
Look Up: The Revenant
Is God the authority or is he an accessory in your life?
Jun 29 2022
Father's Day 2022
A father’s responsibility is to ENCOURAGE, COMFORT, and URGE his kids toward/in faith.
Jun 22 2022
Look Up: Seesaw
Rick and Svea discuss the story of Rahab and how when the city of Jericho was "melting with fear" she chose to trust God and look up.
Jun 15 2022
Look Up: Burnout
Looking at the story of Elijah in 1 Kings, Rick and Svea discuss how God brings refreshment to a man utterly spent.
May 25 2022
Church IS Messy
Rick Henderson and Svea Merry have a very candid conversation about the real messiness of scandal rocking our own church and the scandals rocking churches as a whole.
May 4 2022
Neighboring (Part 2): A Wee Little Man
Executive Pastor Otis Hall joins Rick and Svea as we continue our conversation on Neighboring.
Apr 27 2022
Neighboring (Part 1): The Ok-est Commandment
We kick off our new message series titled Neighboring.
Apr 20 2022
Easter - Was Jesus' Resurrection a Real Event?
Was Jesus' resurrection a real, historical event? Pastor Rick dives deep into the Easter message.