It depends on the weather in your part of the country, as what would go over here might be too heavy where you are.
Homemade (vegetable, minestrone, split pea and ham) soup, french bread, a stick of butter, and “poke cake” where you pour Jello over the cake and let it sit in the refrigerator, then frost it with Cool Whip.
Beef stew, french bread, a stick of butter, and chocolate chip cookies.
Chili (big pot), cornbread, sour cream, chopped onions, a stick of butter, and Jello with fruit.
A BIG 7 or 8 layer salad which includes meat (bacon AND chicken), a bottle of dressing, french bread, a stick of butter, and fruit pie.
You can never go wrong with a stick of real butter included in the meal!