Meet the Hosts

Meet the main host Dr. Bryan Aalborg and frequent guest, Elder Ellie Green. 
In addition, we invite you to learn more about our guest speakers who have been featured on the show!

A student of the Bible and its prophecies for more than 30 years, Dr. Aalborg thrives on unpacking Scripture to gain and share with others a clear comprehension of the beauty of God's character, most amazingly revealed in the life, ministry, death, resurrection, and promised the return of Jesus Christ. Having served in pastoral ministry on both coasts of the United States he has served as Lead Pastor of Sharon Seventh-day Adventist Church since 2013.

Dr. Bryan Aalborg

A student of the Bible and its prophecies for more than 30 years, Dr. Aalborg thrives on unpacking Scripture to gain and share with others a clear comprehension of the beauty of God’s character, most amazingly revealed in the life, ministry, death, resurrection, and promised the return of Jesus Christ. Having served in pastoral ministry on both coasts of the United States he has served as Lead Pastor of Sharon Seventh-day Adventist Church since 2013.
Ellie Green, BSN, RN, is an author and speaker both nationally and internationally. She is the co-author of three professional nursing textbooks; published over 300 articles and has served as editor for several nursing journals. Ellie is a Southern Union Lay Pastor Assistant who currently serves the Sharon Church as Head Elder. She has conducted over 25 evangelistic campaigns in Charlotte, Costa Rica, Kenya, Bulgaria, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico and conducts an on-going prophecy seminar every Saturday morning at the Sharon Church. Additionally, she is the host of 'Life in Balance' featuring Psychologist Lisa Paden.

Elder Ellie Green

Ellie Green, BSN, RN, is an author and speaker both nationally and internationally. She is the co-author of three professional nursing textbooks; published over 300 articles and has served as editor for several nursing journals. Ellie is a Southern Union Lay Pastor Assistant who currently serves the Sharon Church as Head Elder. She has conducted over 25 evangelistic campaigns in Charlotte, Costa Rica, Kenya, Bulgaria, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico and conducts an on-going prophecy seminar every Saturday morning at the Sharon Church. Additionally, she is the host of ‘Life in Balance’ featuring Psychologist Lisa Paden.
A Spirit Filled, Internationally Acclaimed Speaker and Author with over 25 years experience in teaching Bible prophecy and Spiritual renewal. His wide variety of experiences includes being a successful pastor, a radio talk show host that draw thousands of listeners as well as pioneering Men’s Ministries both locally and nationally. He is a down to earth, enthusiastic and dedicated Bible scholar who has won many awards and receives the highest praises from his seminar participants. His deep love of God in unmistakable in his seminars. Dr. Labrador is currently Vice-President of Ministerial and Church Ministries for the Southwestern Union Conference.

Pastor Dr. Minner Labrador

A Spirit Filled, Internationally Acclaimed Speaker and Author with over 25 years experience in teaching Bible prophecy and Spiritual renewal. His wide variety of experiences includes being a successful pastor, a radio talk show host that draw thousands of listeners as well as pioneering Men’s Ministries both locally and nationally. He is a down to earth, enthusiastic and dedicated Bible scholar who has won many awards and receives the highest praises from his seminar participants. His deep love of God in unmistakable in his seminars. Dr. Labrador is currently Vice-President of Ministerial and Church Ministries for the Southwestern Union Conference.
Brad Cauley serves as Church Plant­ing, Church Growth, and Health Ministries Director for the Carolina Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. Originally from South Carolina, he graduated from Southern Adventist University with a BA in Theology and from Andrews University with a Masters of Divinity. His first ministry is his family. With God’s blessing, he is leading the Carolina Conference to plant many new churches and to revitalize declining and plateaued churches. He also loves sharing Biblical health principles on how to live longer and happier lives. His passion in these areas has inspired and enabled others who want to further the mission of Christ.

Pastor Brad Cauley

Brad Cauley serves as Church Plant­ing, Church Growth, and Health Ministries Director for the Carolina Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. Originally from South Carolina, he graduated from Southern Adventist University with a BA in Theology and from Andrews University with a Masters of Divinity. His first ministry is his family. With God’s blessing, he is leading the Carolina Conference to plant many new churches and to revitalize declining and plateaued churches. He also loves sharing Biblical health principles on how to live longer and happier lives. His passion in these areas has inspired and enabled others who want to further the mission of Christ.
Timothy Timmons serves as Elder overseeing the media ministry at the Sharon Seventh-day Adventist Church. He has a passion for mission outreach and sharing Jesus with others. HE is an ardent student of the Bible and has been blessed by opportunities to teach scripture in churches both in the U.S and New Zealand. Timothy is retired from a successful career in engineering and general management.

Timothy Timmons

Timothy Timmons serves as Elder overseeing the media ministry at the Sharon Seventh-day Adventist Church. He has a passion for mission outreach and sharing Jesus with others. HE is an ardent student of the Bible and has been blessed by opportunities to teach scripture in churches both in the U.S and New Zealand. Timothy is retired from a successful career in engineering and general management.
Ryan Ashlock has served as pastor of the University City Seventh-day Adventist Church since 2012. He has a passion for helping people connect with God, understand how Christian faith is is based on reason and evidence, and think through the implications of the gospel for life, work, and relationships. Ryan and his wife Laura, have three daughters. Prior to coming to Charlotte, the Ashlocks spent five years in Thailand where Ryan taught religion classes at Asia-Pacific International University and served as senior pastor of the University Church. Prior to their years in Thailand the Ashlocks lived in New Bern, NC where Ryan pastored the New Bern and Washington, NC churches. Ryan and Laura are both graduates of Southern Adventist University (Class of 1998). Ryan earned his M.Div. (Master of Divinity) at Andrews University in 2002.

Pastor Ryan Ashlock

Ryan Ashlock has served as pastor of the University City Seventh-day Adventist Church since 2012. He has a passion for helping people connect with God, understand how Christian faith is is based on reason and evidence, and think through the implications of the gospel for life, work, and relationships. Ryan and his wife Laura, have three daughters. Prior to coming to Charlotte, the Ashlocks spent five years in Thailand where Ryan taught religion classes at Asia-Pacific International University and served as senior pastor of the University Church. Prior to their years in Thailand the Ashlocks lived in New Bern, NC where Ryan pastored the New Bern and Washington, NC churches. Ryan and Laura are both graduates of Southern Adventist University (Class of 1998). Ryan earned his M.Div. (Master of Divinity) at Andrews University in 2002.
Leslie Louis, President of the Carolina Conference, was born on the island of Ceylon (today is known as Sri Lanka.) He holds a B.A. degree in religion from Southern Adventist University, along with a M.A. in education from Andrews University. His resume includes serving as a teacher, elementary school and academy principal, superintendent of education, and the vice president of the Gulf States Conference. He moved to the Carolina Conference in 2012 as the 37th president of the Carolina Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. His greatest passion is his love of Jesus and an earnest desire to be His faithful servant leader.

Pastor Leslie Louis

Leslie Louis, President of the Carolina Conference, was born on the island of Ceylon (today is known as Sri Lanka.) He holds a B.A. degree in religion from Southern Adventist University, along with a M.A. in education from Andrews University. His resume includes serving as a teacher, elementary school and academy principal, superintendent of education, and the vice president of the Gulf States Conference. He moved to the Carolina Conference in 2012 as the 37th president of the Carolina Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. His greatest passion is his love of Jesus and an earnest desire to be His faithful servant leader.
Dr. Greg King joined the School of Religion at Southern Adventist University in 2004 and Became dean in 2007.  Before coming to Southern, he served for 17 years as a faculty member and six years as chairman of the Religion Department at Pacific Union College, where he was chosen as Educator of the Year for the 1996-97 school year.  Prior to teaching, he did pastoral work in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Atlanta, Georgia; and Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. King’s academic degrees include a Ph.D. from Union Theological Seminary, a M.Div. from Andrews University, and a BA from Southern Adventist University.

Pastor Dr. Greg King

Dr. Greg King joined the School of Religion at Southern Adventist University in 2004 and Became dean in 2007. Before coming to Southern, he served for 17 years as a faculty member and six years as chairman of the Religion Department at Pacific Union College, where he was chosen as Educator of the Year for the 1996-97 school year. Prior to teaching, he did pastoral work in Chattanooga, Tennessee; Atlanta, Georgia; and Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. King’s academic degrees include a Ph.D. from Union Theological Seminary, a M.Div. from Andrews University, and a BA from Southern Adventist University.