challenging moments. Amazingly, the song was written in mere minutes by
MercyMe lead singer Bart Millard. In reality, those lyrics took a lifetime to craft.
active imagination and his love of music as escapes from a troubled home life. As he
grew older, Bart turned to football in hopes of somehow connecting with his abusive
father. But a career-ending injury—combined with the vision of a teacher who saw
unlimited potential—set Bart on a musical pathway.
his childhood sweetheart, Bart hits the road on an old, decrepit tour bus with his
new band MercyMe—named for his grandmother’s favorite expression. With the
guidance of a grizzled music-industry insider, the band begins a journey none of
them could ever have imagined.
Priscilla C. Shirer, with Cloris Leachman and Dennis Quaid. #ICanOnlyImagine #FlyBy