United Church of God Pastor
Jerold Aust has served in the ministry for 45 years, as a public speaker for 51 years, a published writer for 31 years, and is employed by UCG’s Media and Communications Services. He is a Senior Writer, interviewer, and editor for The Good News Magazine and also teaches Speech Communication for UCG’s ministerial online program.
Jerold holds a BA in theology from Ambassador College, Pasadena (1968), an MA in Communication from California State University, Fullerton (1995), a distance-learning doctorate (2006), and a Famous Writers School certificate in non-fiction writing (1973). Additionally, he studied post-grad communication at USC (1995), media at Fullerton College (1995-1996), and grad speech communication at Wichita State University (1978). Jerold has taught communication at the University of South Alabama (7 years) and ABC (10 years). His published works include, Ronald Reagan’s Rhetoric: Metaphor as Persuasion and EZSpeakers: Public Speaking Made Easy in 7 Steps . His overarching goal is to share with humankind its incredible destiny!