There is an African term that seeks to express the interconnectedness among people known as, ‘ubuntu’.
In the following TED talk, wildlife activist Boyd Varty shares insights into this understanding, in a timely presentation, hours after receiving the news of the passing of Nelson Mandela.
It needs no real introduction except to say that here is a heart-expanding example that God lives here, with us, on this earth. Perhaps you can reflect on the idea as part of Advent.
Please watch it to the very end.