A sermon by Joshua Harris delivered on Sunday, March 20, at Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg, Md. It is part 7 of "Nehemiah: When God Revives His People." Scripture text: Nehemiah 9. Summary Statement: Confession of sin is the result of honesty about who God is and who we are. When we remember God's perfections and power, we recognize the wickedness of our sin and seek salvation only through the mercy of God in Jesus Christ.