By Shirley Thiessen
Bring Hope to Broken Hearts in Nova Scotia
Your donation will allow Shirley Thiessen and CornerBend ministries to send Shirley’s book, about her journey of grief, to those in Nova Scotia who have experienced great loss in these last few weeks.
CornerBend Ministries, founded by Shirley Thiessen, exists to equip people to become effective grief companions and to properly journey with those who grieve.
The Little Black Funeral Dress:
Five Things I Wish I Had Known About Grief
“Twelve days after her son’s wedding, Shirley Thiessen was thrown into the unimaginable task of planning his funeral. Grief threatened to extinguish her purpose for living. Gradually, hope and resiliency emerged as Shirley learned to recycle the pain of loss for good purposes. While everyone’s grief journey is unique, there are tips to be shared and missteps to avoid.