The moral change of heart in Salvation brings realization and consciousness to the presence of a living Christ.
Consent to the person of Christ is a matter of personal trust. In order for fallen man to give consent to God - the will and rebellious nature of fallen man must be broken by the power of the Holy Ghost.
Obedience to Christ is outflow of the power of Calvary in the believing soul.
Staying conscious to Christ is an act of faith.
Staying conscious to Christ is forsaking sin.
Staying conscious to Christ is knowing every sin is forgiven.
Staying conscious to Christ is minding the Spirit.