United Methodist expert on baptism, sacraments dies


January 27, 2014

United Methodist News Service

The Rev. Gayle C. Felton, 71, a clergy member of the North Carolina Annual (regional) Conference known for her published works on baptism and the sacraments, died Jan. 25.
 
Felton was the primary author of the 2004 denominational statement on Holy Communion, This Holy Mystery, and wrote By Water and the Spirit, a study guide for the 1996 denominational statement on baptism.