I read an article, and shared it with Julia, I believe, some time ago and re-stumbled across is just now. Very much worth your time, especially if you love music and you have ever felt blessed.
Click here to read the entire article. Here’s a snipet:
An orchestra consists of many creative players. Each player interprets the score in his or her own way. But the over-all coordination is provided by the conductor,” Birch writes in A Purpose for Everything.
“God is like a composer-conductor who is writing a score a few bars ahead of the orchestra, taking into account their harmonies and disharmonies as he proposes the next movement of the music. God does not determine the outcome. The power of God is the power of persuasion to harmonize the whole.”