Today's Music Monday is dedicated to all those who have served and those who continue to serve for our country. You guys are awesome and I am so thankful for all of you! Happy Memorial Day!
This song is a tribute to Medal of Honor recipient Jared Monti, who was killed in battle in Afghanistan in 2006. Songwriter Connie Harrington got the idea for the lyrics after hearing his father interviewed on National Public Radio. She wrote it with Jimmy Yeary and Jessi Alexander.