Celebrate America — Save Our Democracy!

How to Believe in America.

As the Fourth of July approaches, this year feels different. I’ve been wondering what patriotism means, and how we ought to celebrate, when our hold on democracy continues to be so tenuous.

But I have worked my way from weary to hopeful. Let me tell you how I got there.

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Janis Hunt Johnson

Janis Hunt Johnson

Author, 5 Smooth Stones: Our Power to Heal Without Medicine through the Science of Prayer. Writer/Editor since 1983. From Chicago to L.A., now in Pacific NW.