Meet Our Host

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Darien Southerland 

Darien Southerland’s energy is plumb contagious, and its no secret his true passion is Southern Gospel Music. He got his start working with Salem Communications back in the 90's, and started his own advertising agency, BG AD Group in early 2000's. He loves his wife Mary, and his kids Jacob and Kendall.


Our Approach


Southern Gospel News Podcast, or SGNP as we like to call it, was started back in April of 2018. Within one month of the first episode being aired, SGNP accumulated over 60,000 verifiable, unique downloads, with thousands continuing to listen every week.

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