In "Riddle and Mystery," a Tapestry of Faith program
Gather the group and read or tell the story. At its conclusion, ask for reactions:
Say in your own words:
While most scientists and most Unitarian Universalists today accept the story of evolution as an answer to today's Big Question, they also recognize that creation myths were a wonderful way for ancient peoples to answer their own big questions and explain the world. Some people still strongly believe in creation stories like the story of Adam and Eve. Most UUs believe we can learn from and enjoy creation stories even if we do not believe they are literally true.
Many people believe in both evolution and a God that created the universe. Perhaps they see evolution as the mechanism God used to create everything.
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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