If you have played around long enough with WordPress, then you should know this simple trick. And as a newbie you would find this feature provided by WordPress quite useful, especially if you are looking to give your blog some static website look.
Just go to Settings> Reading from your WordPress dashboard. There you will find the option to add any page that you have created in your WordPress blog like “Who Am I” or “Contact” as your homepage. And you can switch back to show your latest blog posts as the home page any time. You don’t need any custom template for that.
This is just another example why people say that WordPress is flexible