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Nicole M. Czapla and Kevin F. Schlum were married at 2 p.m. Aug. 10 in Bethesda Full Gospel Church, Tonawanda. Guests gathered for a reception at Ellicott Creek Banquet Facility, Amherst. The Rev. Sam Ciffa of Bethesda Full Gospel Church heard the couple’s vows. The bride’s parents are Alex S. Czapla of Niagara Falls and Judi A. Czapla of Sanborn. The bridegroom’s parents are Ken F. and Karen F. Schlum of Lockport. The bride is a graduate of Starpoint High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from SUNY Buffalo State. She is a substitute teacher at Niagara Wheatfield School District. The groom is a graduate of Starpoint High School. He earned a associate degree in Applied Science from Erie Community College. He is a heavy equipment mechanic. After a trip to Las Vegas, Nev., the couple will make their home in Lockport.