Stockness says sayonara
It happened over 15 years ago, but for Lauryl Stockness it still resonates with her like it was yesterday.
While Stockness, the associate pastor at English Lutheran Church in Ellsworth, was in the seminary earning her degree, she spent time as a chaplain at the then-University of Minnesota Hospital.
"I just loved it," she said. "They told me, 'Lauryl, this is your call in the ministry'.''