To a degree, Mormonism owes its rise to American revivalist evangelicalism; the focus on a ‘conversion experience’ is analogous to the Mormon ‘burning in the bosom’.
If you have a low view of sin, then you will inevitably end up with a low view of God and a low view of Christ’s Atonement.
‘God helps those who help themselves.’
‘God will not deny His grace to those who do what is within them.’
“… and there is nothing new under the sun.”
I really cannot imagine hating @realDonaldTrump so much that I would respond by constructing a rent-free apartment for him inside my head.
Those with virtue feel no need to signal it.