Autumn with the Moodys Meet the Characters
Max–Max’s real name is Maxwell, which is a family name. He is eleven and enjoys being the oldest child. Max has a heart for the Lord and desires to please Him.
Mollie–Mollie, who turns ten during the timeframe of this book, is a happy young lady. She has a heart for Jesus and is excited to bless others.
Mitch–Mitch’s real name is Mitchell, another family name. He celebrates his ninth birthday in this book. Mitch seems to always have a unique suggestion or comment for any situation at hand. He desires to make his time with the Lord a priority each day.
Maddie–The youngest of the Moody family is three-year-old Madelynn, but she goes by Maddie. Her cute comments and view of life add a spark to the Moody household.
Mr. Moody–Dad, whose name is Jim, is the happy father of four children (and one on the way!). He works at a bank headquarters. When he has fulfilled his duties at work, his preferred place is at home, spending time with his family. His heart’s desire is to be a man of God and the spiritual leader of his family.
Mrs. Moody–Mom, whose name is Emily, is a homeschooling, stay-at-home mom. She dearly loves being a helpmeet to her husband and mother to her four children (plus baby-on-the-way).
Grandpa & Grandma—James and Martha are Dad’s parents.
Grandma Clifton—An elderly widow whom the Moodys help. She is also the owner of Honey, a golden retriever.
Mrs. Maud Bagwell–The pet rat’s owner.
Mr. Delome–The Moodys’ neighbor who lives across the street.
Mr. Gibson—The animal catcher.
National Pastors—The Moodys support a national pastor in Zambia.