It's National Midwifery Week this week (October 5-11, 2008). Now would be a good time to call your midwife and thank her for her years of service. Let her know, also, that you are praying for her. Then, do it!
For more information or to find activities in your area, go to www.midwife.org.
Also, be sure to check out other posts on eHomebody.com about midwifery:
The Business of Being Born Round Table Discussion
Home Birth Online Midwife-To-Be Course
Read stories of ladies who have given birth at home:
Passionate Homemaking: Karis' Home Birth Story
Homemaker's Cottage: Keith's Home Birth: Our Story