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Brought to you by Christian Today New Year is a great time to slow down and reflect on the previous one. The act of pausing and looking back allows you to take stock and to think about all that you have to be grateful for as well as considering lessons you have learnt or would […]

Foundation – Part 3 “Lighthouse” [one_half] Foundation – Part 3 is about our third core value Integrity.  My sense of humor may be somewhat off, but I found the comic to the side to illustrate the definition of integrity humorously, even if it is striking. Integrity is when your actions meet your values.  It is where when […]

In Foundation – Part 1 “The Cornerstone” I discussed how our faith is the cornerstone of our business.  In part 2, I will discuss how and why safety was chosen as our second core value. Safety is defined as “the condition of being safe from undergoing or causing hurt, injury, or loss.” I will talk more about […]

The Foundation H&J Petroleum Management & Consulting, LP was founded upon its core values of Faith, Safety, Integrity, Education, and Excellence.  In a previous post (About Us Post), I gave a short summary of what that means to us as a company.  In the next 5 part series, I will be expanding on how these […]

There has been a significant amount of change in our lives over the last six to eight months.  We moved into a two bedroom “barnomenium”, we have birthed new life into our family and careers.  Two weeks ago today my family welcomed a brand new baby girl into this world.  My first born son, soon […]

The last couple of weeks have been productive.  We have moved (partially anyway) into our new office.  We have had contracts and agreements written up and have made many important decisions.  The achievement I am most proud of up until now are the words which will follow this introduction. One of the most important things […]

What an excellent whirlwind the last couple of weeks have been for H&J Petroleum.  The days have been filed with numerous phone calls, meeting, and emails between business partners, lawyers, accountants,insurance agents, friends, and trusted advisers,  Up until late last week it seemed as if those efforts were having a hard time gaining traction.  However, […]

Oil is at a 5 1/2 year low. The sharpest one week drop in the Baker Hughes Rig Count since 1991 happened this week. I sold my house 6 months ago and moved into an apartment inside my barn with my wife and 3 year old son. My wife is due to have a baby […]