Messiah Project's annual "Appreciation Celebration" concert is Monday January 31st at 7:00pm at Cornerstone Church, corner of Fort and Sunshine in Springfield. It features soprano Denise Renner, one of the featured soloists from the Messiah Project's first-ever performance of Handel's "Messiah" inside the Kremlin in Moscow. She and her husband Rick are television evangelists in Russia. The concert is designed to honor those who support Messiah Project's numerous activities. Credo Dance Academy members will also perform. It's free and open to the public, with light refreshments following the concert in the Mansion at Elfindale. For more information call Messiah Project at 883-5274 or email messiahpro [at] sbcglobal [dot] net.