Back to the Davey and Goliath home page Back to the Davey and Goliath home page Back to the Davey and Goliath home pageClick here for Davey's character profileClick here for Goliath's character profileClick here for Sally's character profile
View photos and video clips of Davey and Goliath
Davey and Goliath in the News
How you can help bring back Davey and Goliath
History of Davey and Goliath
Other related links
Kids' Clubhouse

Subscribe to Davey and Goliath
E-mail updates


Character Profile: Jonathan Reed

Jonathan is Davey's best friend. Together the two of them have many adventures, and sometimes the excitement leads to trouble. Davey and Jonathan are both members of the "No Girls Allowed" Jickets club. Jonathan is an only child. He is African-American.

Jonathan is community minded and helpful.

bullet Works with Davey to organize a park clean-up ("Ready or Not")
bullet Collects soda bottles with Davey ("Boy in Trouble")
bullet Assists his father by delivering prescriptions to customers ("Zillion Dollar Combo")
bullet Helps his cousin, Scottie, to understand racism ("Blind Man's Bluff")
bullet Learns to pitch-in to keep his apartment building clean ("Who's George?")

Jonathan is creative.

bullet Plays the harmonica in Davey's band ("Zillion Dollar Combo")
bullet Likes going to the movies ("Boy in Trouble")

Jonathan sometimes gets into trouble, but learns from his mistakes.

bullet Needs rescuing from a flag pole ("Help!")
bullet Wanders off with Davey and Goliath during a school trip ("Good Bad Luck")
bullet Challenges Davey to a dangerous jump by calling him chicken ("Chicken")

Davey and Goliath brings moral and faith-based values
to a new generation of children in lively and engaging ways.


The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America home page

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Davey and Goliath and Davey and Goliath characters are registered trademarks of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. All Rights Reserved.
Davey and Goliath Licensing Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Contact Us | ELCA Home