I Can Only Imagine
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
“The Story That Inspired the Major Motion Picture.”
The captivating story behind the bestselling single in the history of Christian music—and the man who wrote it
MercyMe’s crossover hit, “I Can Only Imagine,” has touched millions of people around the world. But few know about the pain, redemption, and healing that inspired it. Now Bart Millard, award-winning recording artist and lead singer of MercyMe, shares how his dad’s transformation from abusive father to man of God sparked a divine moment in music history.
Go behind the scenes of Bart’s life—and the movie based on it—to discover how God repaired a broken family, prepared Bart for ministry through music, and wrote the words on his heart that would change his life forever. I Can Only Imagine is a front-row seat to witnessing God’s presence throughout Bart’s life. Whether falling in love with his childhood sweetheart or mourning his father’s death, founding MercyMe or flailing in the midst of its success, Bart continues to place his trust in God’s plans—plans that continue to surprise and surpass what Bart could have ever imagined.
I Can Only Imagine is an amazing song, movie and book! I loved it!
As a 20 year old singer/songwriter this story motivated me so much spiritually and within pursuing a career. I relate so much to Bart’s childhood struggles. It gives me so much hope for a great future even when I don’t come from the greatest past circumstances. LOVE IT!! READ It!
Simply Amazing...there are no words.
A must read, especially if you saw the movie. It grounds you and adds context to what the movie portrayed. My new "go to" when I need to find the strength.