In the end, you see, it’s not about effectiveness, although adding women to your church board will certainly have an impact on that. It’s about justice and about righting what is wrong in this world. It’s about faithfulness – being faithful to the ethic and value system of the Kingdom of God.
Contrary to what you may have heard, egalitarians do NOT believe men and women are “the same”. We are keenly aware of the differences, which is why we advocate for the full inclusion of women in leadership.