There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.
With Maddox-Rucker Banking Company, Atlanta, 1887-1891, Atlanta Consolidated Street Railway Company, 1891-1902. Vice president Georgia Railway & Electric Company, 1902-1908. President Atlantic Steel Company, 1908-1921, Chairman of the Board since 1921.
Elected president Trust Company of Georgia, 1921, consolidated with Lowry National Bank, 1923. President Atlanta and Lowry National Bank and Trust Company, of Georgia, 1923-1929. Chairman of the Board First National Bank of Atlanta and president Trust Company of Georgia, 1929-1933.
President Trust Company of Georgia, 1933-1937, chairman of board since 1937. Chairman of board Trust Company of Georgia Associates. Director Atlantic Steel Company, The Coca-Cola Company, Continental Gin Company, Atlantic Company Chairman board of trustees Grady Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia.
Trustee Emory University, L.H. Beck Foundation, Crawford W. Long Memorial Hospital (Atlanta), Reinhardt College (Waleska, Georgia), Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School (Rabun Gap, Georgia).