Blogger has a useful gadget that you can use to put emphasis on a post that is not the most recent post. To add this gadget go to the “layout” section of your dashboard and choose the featured gadget, drag it where you want to place it.
It is called “featured post” and you can drag and add the gadget to your page layout. In the edit box for this gadget you can then choose labels to feature.
You can also choose between showing a title, snippet and image or all three. That way you can have more information on your home and blog page.
Pretty neat Blogger!