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.
Nurse Pattie A. Clay Infirmary, Richmond, Kentucky, 1966-1968, Clark County Hospital, Winchester, 1968-1969, Mattoon (Illinois) Hospital, 1970-1977. Substitute teacher Mattoon, Charleston, Findlay, Arcola (Illinois) Schools, 1978-1979. Part-time kindergarten and learning disabilities teacher Buda (Illinois) School District, 1979-1981.
Staff nurse St. John's Hospital, Springfield, Illinois, 1981-1987. Health service supervisor Springfield Area American Red Cross, 1987-1988. Staff nurse St. Vincent's Hospital, Taylorville, Illinois, 1988-1989.
Special education teacher, assistant director education, mental retardation professional Lutheran Social Services, Beardstown, 1989-1997. Early intervention coordinator, nurse consultant Jacksonville (Illinois) Area American Red Cross, 1997-1999. Child development specialist, Registered Nurse State of Illinois Early Intervention Systems, since 1999.
Nurse Shrine Clinics, Springfield, 1989—1996. Nurse Emergency Medical Technician first aid meets Boy Scouts American, Springfield, since 1988.