Mountain City Baptist Church was founded in 2009 with the merger of Grace Baptist Church and Johnson County Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Joseph Griffis and Pastor Jeff Wills. Pastor Joseph Griffis pastored MCBC from 2009 through 2017, and then answered the call to pastor another church in Ohio. Daniel Jones served as pastor from July 2017 through August of 2021. Pastor Tyler Fenner came to Mountain City Baptist in August of 2020 as the Associate Pastor, and he became Pastor in August of 2021.