joseph varn, worship & media pastor
work: 813-645-3337

         Full Name:  Aaron Joseph Varn, III

         Nick name: Joseph

         Family: Tammy, (married November 6, 1999), sons - Ethan & Alex, daughter - Meagan

         Ministry Role: Worship & Media Pastor        

         What’s your regular order at Starbucks: venti iced quad latte        

         Favorite Quote: "Oh Johnny, I apologize; I forgot you were there…You may go now."  Doc Holiday - Tombstone

         I’ve been in ministry since: June 2006

         Hidden Talent:  I’m the “kid whisperer”

         Favorite movie: Jaws series, Tombstone

         Favorite scripture: John 3:17

         Life changing moment: when our first son Ethan was born        

         Peeves: Bad drivers

         Dream Vacation:  Skiing in Aspen, CO

         Favorite singer/band: Gary LeVox and Rascal Flatts

         Favorite Book: I wouldn’t classify myself as a “reader”, but I must say cliché or not... the Bible is the best

         When and where did you get saved:  When I was very young in Sunday School at Ruskin First Assembly

         One thing that most people don’t know about me: I am not a fan of vegetables,
          especially raw or undercooked onions…but I do love the blooming onion at Outback

         Favorite TV show:  Hawaii 5-0, The Office, American Pickers, Mythbusters & Duck Dynasty

         In my spare time I…   like to fish

         Favorite Restaurant: Outback

         Previous job or line of work: tech support call center

         What sport are you not good at: ping pong

         Favorite sport/team: hockey and football / all of the Florida teams (college & pro) but most of all…the Lightning & Bucs

         Things that fascinate me: mountains and open water

         Music that moves me: country & rock

         People who inspire me are: songwriters like Chris Tomlin, Darlene Zschech & Reuben Morgan

         Fears: heights & spiders

   What makes you laugh: my brothers

         What is weird about you? I love technology, but I also love to primitive camp 

         The most exotic place you’ve ever been to: Bahamas, Dominican Republic and Western Carribean

         The most adventurous thing you’ve ever done:  let my wife drive my truck (just kidding, she’s a great driver).