Rev. Shane Johnston serves as the pastor of Notchey Creek Baptist Church in Madisonville, TN. As pastor, he shepherds the church family by leading in worship through preaching the Word regularly, administering the ordinances, and equipping the saints. The pastor also provides organizational leadership to the body. Prior to arrival at NCBC, he served as a bi-vocational pastor in churches in Tennessee including churches in Cumberland County, Hamblen County, Hamilton County, and Rhea County.
Over the last 25+ years, Brother Shane has served multiple churches as a bi-vocational pastor as
well as a public school teacher, coach, and administrator.
He began his educational career in January 1996 at Dayton City School and has served school
districts in Rutherford County, Williamson County, Cleveland City, Rhea County, and Jefferson
His educational experience includes classroom teacher, coach of multiple sports, assistant
principal, principal, supervisor of secondary education, assistant director of schools, and most
recently the Director of Schools in Jefferson County, TN.
Shane and his wife Alison have two daughters, ages 18 & 15, and a son, age 10.
- Doctor of Ministry, Covington Theological Seminary, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
- Education Specialist, Lee University, Cleveland, Tennessee
- Master of Science, Trevecca Nazarene University, Cleveland, Tennessee
- Bachelor of Science, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN