chapters of the Bible should be able to get it... Actually the first chapter contains the answer, but the third one brings some more depth of understanding.
Here you go:
26 Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” 27 So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them. 28 Then God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply; fill the earth and subdue it; have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over every living thing that moves on the earth.”
1) We were made in God's image and 2) we were made to be good stewards over the earth and all that is in it. Our forefather Adam desired to be like God, but without God, so he missed the mark. And God loved him and all his children so much, all of us individually (God is a God of individuals, not corporate bodies => Could God be a libertarian?), that he paid the price so we can be redeemed in Christ. Everyone who believes in what Yeshua The Messiah did for him/her, is already redeemed and born again into being a son and a daughter of God. So now it takes faith to renew the mind and to walk the walk and to accomplish the original purpose.
It's that simple for me.
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