Who we are

Paul Wirth - Lead Pastor

paul pic 2.jpgPaul is the founding and lead pastor of Relevant Church. Prior to launching Relevant, Paul served in student ministry for over 14yrs. Paul has a Degree in Pastoral Ministries from Trinity College, and has been married to his wife Susie since 1990. He co-authored his first book, The 30 Day Sex Challenge “A Journey To Intimacy”, with his wife Susie in 2008. Paul and Susie have two children, a mentally handicapped daughter Ashlyn, and a son Anthony. In his spare time Paul is an avid triathlete and marathon runner.


Carl von dem Bussche - Creative Pastor/Finance Director

Carl Headshot New.jpgCarl started playing music professionally in college. After graduating with a business degree, his band was signed to a national recording contract in 2001. Carl toured the country extensively and had several successful radio singles. The band disbanded in 2004 and Carl took a job in A&R at EMI Music in Nashville. In early 2005 he and his wife Kristin moved to Tampa to help start Relevant. They now have two daughters, Aubrey and Adelie.



Aaron Goette - Children's Ministry Director

aaron 2013 pic.jpgWhile growing up Aaron’s parents were missionaries to the Philippines. As an adult he worked in the medical field as a Quality Assurance Manager for a orthopedic company. Aaron left his position in the medical world to pursue his dream job and calling at RELEVANT CHURCH. He has been married since 2005 to Rachel, and has a daughter named Morrissey that they adopted in September of 2011. Aaron also loves Wes Anderson movies, and closely follows the world of MMA.


Jarrett Haas - Video Director

jarrett 2013 pic.jpgJarrett has spent his whole life as a lover of TV, movies, and music.  Little did he know that he was training for his eventual job at relevant.  He loves Swingers (written and produced by Jon Favreau), anything directed by Wes Anderson or J.J Abrams, and he cried when Lost ended.  Now you can find him soaking up media in order to leverage it to make an impact on our culture.  Jarrett and his wife Tiffany have one puppy son named Blu. Jarrett_________________________________________________________________________________________________

Josette Delaney - Office Manager

josette pic 3.jpgJosette graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in 2005.  She was an office manager in the healthcare industry for over 11 years.  She and her husband James permanently moved to the Tampa area in 2008.  Since then, they have been members and active volunteers of Relevant Church.  She is a proud mother of two, naturally born children, Justyce and Jameson. Joining the team was a perfect fit, since her background more than qualified her to keep the guys of team Relevant in line. She is the real boss at Relevant.


Tim Mann - Director of Outreach and Connection

tim.jpgTim has served in a variety of ministry areas as an elder at Relevant Church since it's inception.  Before joining the staff in 2015, he worked withg HSBC (Hong Kong Shangai Banking Corporation) for 21 years.  During his career with HSBC he served in 13 different positions and held leadership roles in Collections, Customer Relations, Customer Service, Global Resourcing, HR, and Learning and Development.  In 2011, Tim founded a separate non-profit (Unlocking The Potential) as an extension of Relevant Church, and has served as the Executive Director in a volunteer capacity since that time.  He also works part-time as the Director of Community Relations for First Priority of Tampa Bay.  Tim was born in Tampa and grew up in Brooksville.  He played basketball at Mt. Olive College and Liberty University where he received a bachelor's degree in business management.  He has been married since 1992 to Lisa and they have two adult children, Braxton and Haley.







1704 N. 16th St. Tampa, FL 33605
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