Then God said, "Let us make man in our image, in our likeness, and let them rule [KJV says “have dominion”] over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the livestock, over all the earth, and over all the creatures that move along the ground." So God created man in his own image,…” Genesis 1:26.
In an earlier post I stated that the doctrine of the imago dei says that we have at least three things: 1. The divine mandate to have dominion over the earth 2. The mental, physical, and spiritual ability to obey that mandate 3. The innate spark of the creative drive