Last words. Last words have meaning. The words that people say before goodbyes; the words that people say within final speeches; the words that people say upon their death beds. Last words have meaning because last words often communicate the giver’s greatest insights to the receiver. Do you know what Jesus’ last words to his disciples were? They are found in Matthew 28:18-20 and they say, “All authority has been given to me in heaven and on earth.