Rev. Joseph Cleveland
“The Dirt on Creation”
Creation stories present us with ideas about how the world works and what our place is in it. Most of them put God (or gods) and humans in central roles. What if we flipped the script? What if creation is just as much—or more—about so-called lower beings as it is about us so-called higher ones? Let’s look together for the divinity and creativity of the slimy, the oozy, and the dirty.