The purpose of this ministry to be an expression of the life of Jesus Christ and of modern Christianity through outreach to the poor, orphans, and widows, as outlined in Isaiah 58. God has a special place in His Father’s heart for the fatherless and widows. We purpose to be a team of servant leaders who proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ with signs following.

Mark and Susie Roye are the founding directors of BloodnFire/Somebody Cares San Antonio. They are the parents of three girls, Ashley, Emiley, and Bonnie, and have a son Jordan. Mark and Susie are devoted to compassion ministry and faith-based social services fulltime and have been in full-time ministry for over 30 years. Both are ordained ministers, and certified Red Cross Chaplains. They network, collaborate, and partner with the Encounters Network/Compassion Acts, founded by James Goll, Somebody Cares America founded by Doug Stringer and the network of BloodnFire Ministries founded by David VanCronkhite. They also have extensive experience in disaster relief and delivering humanitarian aid.

Journey Church, in cooperation with Blood -n- Fire/ Somebody Cares Ministries, will be collecting food and toiletries on an ongoing basis for San Antonio’s inner-city families. Place items in the blue bags and bring them in on the 1st Sunday. Items are distributed every month to over 200 needy families in San Antonio.


  • toothpaste
  • toothbrushes
  • hairbrushes
  • shampoo
  • soap
  • laundry detergent
  • dish detergent
  • household cleaners
  • Lysol
  • paper towels
  • toilet paper
  • feminine hygiene items


  • rice
  • beans
  • cereal
  • whole kernel corn
  • canned tomatoes
  • instant and canned potatoes
  • Velveeta Cheese
  • chips
  • crackers
  • kid-friendly snacks
  • spaghetti
  • spaghetti sauce
  • canned chili
  • canned meat
  • juice
  • coffee
  • sugar
  • flour
  • shortening
  • cooking oil