Doug Birky, Senior Pastor

Pastor Doug Birky began his ministry at the Sidney Evangelical Free Church in 1987. He is a graduate of Wheaton College and Dallas Theological Seminary. Doug is originally from East Central Illinois and his wife, Carolyn, is from South Texas. Doug and Carolyn have three adult children and are very much at home in Western Nebraska. They feel extremely blessed to have grown along with their “Sidney Free Church” family for over 25 years.


Kyle Larson, Youth Pastor

Kyle Larson is the Youth Pastor at the Sidney Evangelical Free Church. He is from Kansas and is a graduate of Tabor College, and is currently enrolled in George Fox Evangelical Seminary. His lovely wife Anne is from Chicago, Illinois. Kyle and Anne have three children, and they are all enjoying life here in the panhandle of Nebraska. They love to minister to the youth of Cheyenne County, pointing kids to Jesus Christ as they navigate the long road of adolescence.